Charge of Light Brigade ('rode the six hundred' (Repetition,…
Charge of Light Brigade
Effects of conflict
Reality of conflict
'rode the six hundred'
Creates the chorus
'jaws of death'
'mouth of hell'
Makes the war seem like a monster that the soldiers can't escape from
Images personify death and hell
'charging' 'plunged' 'reel'd'
Several lines begin with verbs
Emphasises the action and increases pace of poem
'valley of death'
Makes the poem seem solemn and significant
'shot and shell'
Emphasises the idea of ammunition flying towards them
Shows how brave they were- they still fought although aware of their fate