Glossary

Self-congratulator;

Self-congratulator means a way of behaving or speaking which shows that you are very happy and passionate about something that you have done, or are doing. eg, She has a self-congratulatory paper she had written relevant to the issue.

Describing; 

Describing is to give a detailed account of what is being looked at.

Contextualising;

Contextualising means to put something (e.g a word, idea) in a particular context.

Analysing;

Analysing something means to break it down, and look at all the individual aspects of the situation in detail, and then interpret it.

Context;

When something is in context it means that it is given a description so that it is easily and fully understood.

Ideology;

Ideology represents the beliefs and ideas that are held and categorize a culture or community. It can also be imaginary or visionary theorization

Denotation & Connotation;

Denotation refers to the literal meaning of a work, the ‘dictionary definition’

Connotation refers to the associations that are connected to a certain word or the emotional suggestions related to the word. eg. evil

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