In his novel A Heart of Darkness, author Joseph Conrad utilizes contrasting imagery, complex syntax and repetition in order to argue that conquest of others’ lands will only result in harmful conflicts between people.
Am I the manager or am I not? I was ordered to send him there.
Complex syntax- “It was unearthly, and the men were-No, they were not inhuman”
Imagery- “Sticks, little sticks, were flying about-thick...Arrows!”
“A spear had caught him in the side just below the ribs”