Category: Stylistics

Stylistics and its Types

Stylistics also looks at how language is used in social contexts, and sociologists may be regarded as statisticians of a sort, but this is more of a loose parallel. Stylistics is a branch of applied linguistics concerned with the study of style in texts, especially, but not exclusively, in literary works.

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What is the Purpose of Stylistics

Stylistics examines creativity in the use of language. It enhances the way we think about language and its uses. A stylistic study looks at how different ways of using language can change the meaning of a sentence. It also examines the relationship between form and content in literature and how it influences the way we […]

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