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Flashcards in War Photographer Deck (11):
1

Spoils of suffering

Metaphor conveys emotions locked onto the images

2

Church
Priest
Intone a mass

Use of semantic field

3

He has a job to do

Theme
Professional and a sense of duty

4

All flesh is grasss

Reference to the Bible

5

Did not tremble then though seem to now

Photographer keeps his emotions in

6

Simple weather can dispel to fields which don’t explode beneath the feet

Contrast between photographers experience and work and home

7

Something is happening

Short sentence
Creates dramatic effect on reader

8

A strangers features start to twist before his eyes

Metaphor
Creates the unreality haunting nature of the image

9

How the blood stained into foreign dust

Shows how far the person is away from home as his blood almost doesn’t belong in that area it’s not his country

10

Readers eyeballs prick with tears between the bath and prelunch beers

“Prick”
Verb
Small size of the emotional reaction of the reader

11

He stares impassively at where he earns his living and they do not care

Irony
Photo man lost faith in people