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1984

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Winston's thoughts about the proles including Mr. Charrington are that,

they had not become hardened inside. They had held onto primitive emotions which he himself had to relearn by conscious effort…

What literary device can be identified in this quote?

A

Irony can be identified because Winston believes that all of the proles have not succumb to the Party and their ways, yet Mr. Charrington betrays them to the Party, showing that the Party had gotten to the proles in their own way.

B

Personification can be identified in this quote because the proles are taking on human emotions that Winston did not expect them to obtain.

C

Foreshadowing can be identified because Winston believes the best of the proles, including Mr. Charrington, but it’s only a matter of time before the Party is able to manipulate the proles for their own use.

D

Both Choices 'A' and 'C' are correct choices

E

Both Choices 'A', 'B', and 'C' are correct