Shooting An Elephant Rhetorical Analysis

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In George Orwells’ “Shooting an Elephant” he uses moralistic diction to convey a guilty tone towards shooting the elephant. He shows this when he says “his body did not even jerk when the shots hit him the tortured breathing continued without pause”(P12)he uses the word torched to show how the elephant was dying painfully, he instantly felt bad and made the wrong disingenuous. In paragraph 5 Orwell says “it was a bit of fun for them, as it would be to an English crowd;besides they winged the meat” when he says fun for them it tells us that they wanted him to but he did not want to. He faced a conflicted to do what he wants or what they want We can also see this in paragraph 12 when he says “he was dieing, very slowly and in grate