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War of the Worlds H.G.Wells uses language feature to illustrate that the humans were not prepared for the attack that the Martians had planned for years as no one would have believed that there were aliens,

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War of the Worlds H.G.Wells uses language feature to illustrate that the humans were not prepared for the attack that the Martians had planned for years as 'no one would have believed' that there were aliens, this clearly shows that the humans were really not bothered about the aliens as they carried on with their various concerns and didn't bother about the news of the aliens. As we were being watched 'keenly and closely by intelligences greater than mans yet as mortal as his own' shows that humans were far of the intelligence of creating anything such as Martians or spaceships. We humans were arrogant of believing that anything was out there as H.G.Wells emphasizes that something is out there. ...read more.

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'Yet as mortal as his own'. This clarifies that Martians will die because they were not created to live on this earth as they are not immune to the bacterium that is widespread amongst earth. In the 2005 film Ray the main actor is shown to be the main actor by showing his family life and problems that he has to deal with. He doesn't really bother about how he lives. His job is to work at the docks, he comes home sleeps and does the same for every other day he also has no bother on what he eats as he tells his children to order takeaway. As in the film we could see that Ray didn't have a good relationship between him and his son Robbie as Robbie doesn't have any manners for his dad as he calls him by his name and not by dad, he has no sympathy for his dad. ...read more.

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There is also a long pause which makes us the audiences think about what they are looking at. This creates tension by hearing nothing you wonder what they are looking at all of a suddenly you hear a awe from the crowd as this shows that the crowd is seeing something amazing they don't spit out words they make noises as they do not no what to say. In the opening chapter of H.G.Wells, the war of the world's movie 2005 and the radio script they all started by the speech that H.G.Wells had written to get the audience started with tension 'no one would have believed'...... this is what H.G.Wells had prepared for us and in the beginning of the chapter and the movie or radio broadcast. By Aasim Uddin 28th February 2010 English Mrs. Greenhalgh ...read more.

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