Irony: irony, language device, either in spoken or written form in which the real meaning is concealed or contradicted by the literal meanings of the words (verbal .
Au revoir said by the old man is an axample of verbal irony because it means see you later indicating that alan will return again for the life-cleaner.
The chaser employs what's called situational irony this is a situation where actions have an effect that is the exact opposite of what was intended alan wants .
'irony,' says quintilian, is that figure of speech or trope 'in which some demographic facts should not be overlooked: bloomers are to potential bloom chasers. The deadly irony of the chaser, the irony that collier uses in the chaser can be identified by most critics as situational irony this creates situational irony all.
2011年5月22日 the irony is that by that time what he needs will be what he wants the theme of “ the chaser” by john collier is the cynicism of experience,.
2011年3月21日 do you find the irony of the story the aged vs the youth john colliers “the chaser” is based on the situational irony（情境讽刺） of the.