2. Analyse how language features were used to create a vivid setting
RED, WHITE BLACK, three colours at the beginning of the text which death talks about. They are the three colours of the era, world war two.
Each colour sets the atmosphere, gives the reader a feeling. The colours that death uses at the beginning of the novel provoke many ideas of the reader and the plot. Death explains that he sees colour for every person’s death. Those colours represent that person’s story. For liesel however, he sees three prominent colours throughout a whole rainbow.
1939 Werner’s death, on the train, Nazi Germany, winter.
Point one: WHITE- White is the blinding colour, stops people to see through. White is like the unclear patch in Liesel’s life
Point two: RED
Point three: BLACK