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Nwabueze’s a Parliament of Vultures as a Dress Rehearsal of Socio-Political Realities in Nigeria: A Pragmatic Analysis

By Institute Of African Studies, University Of Nigeria, Nsukka.

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The style of the man is the man and a skillful merger of, theme and style makes for the excellence of a literary style. Nwabueze appreciates the truth in this fact and, therefore, weaves a story that violates every known conversational principle but projects a pragmatic force that speaks more powerfully than ordinary words of the play, A Parliament of Vultures. This paper, therefore, explores the provisions of implicature in pragmatics to show how it is that Nwabueze uses ordinary words and sentences of English to send messages that have no direct relationship with the formal additive value of the linguistic medium of transmission. By this, the paper shows that language is an adaptable instrument for a fictional representation of events in real life.
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Institute Of African Studies, University Of Nigeria, Nsukka.

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