Nglish LiteratureGeorge Orwell Paper 2
Write a five-page paper explaining how language shapes thought using Orwells 1984 as your primary example. Also use any other relevant information provided:
Orwell, The Principles of Newspeak
Orwell, Politics and the English Language
Keller, The Day Language Came into My Life
Langer, Language and Thought
Hayakawa and Hayakawa, Giving Things Names
Writing Logically, Thinking Critically, Chapter 5
You are not required to use all of these works, but the works should be used whenever they are relevant to your explanation.
This is not a paper Aboutthe novel or an argument about whether or not language shapes thought. The paper should explain the concept that language shapes thought.
Clarity of explanation
Development of ideas
Sufficient use of relevant, specific support
Logical organization and presentation of ideas
Typical composition matters:
Paragraph unity, coherence, and development
Precise word choice
Effective use of thesis statement and topic sentences
Overall fluidity of writing
Grammatical and mechanical correctness
Correct use MLA formatting, in-text citations, and works cited
Please do not plagarize. You can use as many sources as you wish s long as it is cited.
Here is the link to George Orwells book 1984