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


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


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


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


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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