The Features of Simile in the Novel of (Bandar Shaa/Daw-al-beit) Written by Tayeb Salih
الصورة التشبيهية في رواية (بندر شاه / ضو البيت) للطيب صالح
Keywords:Features of Simile-Bandar Shaa/Daw-al-beit, EltayebSalih
The study aimed to highlight the features of simile in the novel Bandar Shaa (Daw-al-beit) written by Tayeb Salih. The purpose of the study is to report to what extent the novel is in harmony with what it describes and the effect of that on the portrait of characters and the description of their environments, reveal the pictorial capacity of Tayeb Salih to convey the meanings he wishes, and to investigate the sources of his artistic portrait. The researcher employed a descriptive method, and after the study research, the study revealed several findings. The most important of them is the capacity of the writer to elicit the features of simile from the environment to convey meanings better than thousands of words can do. The features of simile have combined the beauty of simile and the strength of meaning. Results indicated the ability of the writer to elicit his similes and make them relevant to the meanings and explain them in ingenious details that reveal their attractions. The features of simile have revealed many meanings that signify the fears of the writer, such as the disorder of lifestyle and the acceleration of its course (Wad Hamid) and its precipice to the change, which may blow constant values and roots; this is the matter that the writer apprehends to occur at one time. The features of simile have played a significant role in transforming the character of “Daw-al-beit” into a legend and icon, through which the writer expresses the meanings he wishes. Most of the features of simile were sensual, principally in the aspect of the likened character.
الجاحظ (أبو عثمان عمرو بن بحر)، الحيوان ، تحقيق/ عبد السلام محمد هارون،( 1965م)، مطبعة مصطفى البابي الحلبي، مصر.
حسن أبشر الطيب وآخر، بعد الرحيل (في تذكر المريود)،( 2009م) مركز عبد الكريم مرغني، أم درمان.
حسن أبشر الطيب (2001م) ، الطيب صالح دراسات نقدية، رياض الريس للكتب.
الحسن (عثمان محمد)، (2002م) الطيب صالح (الرجل وفكره)، مطبعة أكاديمية العلوم الطبية، الخرطوم.
دشو (عبد الحميد) ، (2018م) معجم الأدباء العرب في الرواية والشعر والأدب، منبج.
صالح (الطيب محمد)، ( ب ت)، رواية بندر شاه (ضو البيت)، دار الجيل، بيروت.
العقاد (عباس محمود) ،(1995م) اللغة الشاعرة ، نهضة مصر، القاهرة.
غازي (خالد محمد) ، (2015م) الطيب صالح سيرة وشهادات من محطات العمر، وكالة الصحافة العربية، الجيزة- مصر.
How to Cite
Copyright (c) 2022 Author (s)
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
Authors contributing to this journal retain the copyright of their article but agree to publish their articles under the terms of the Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0 License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) allowing third parties to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to remix, transform, and build upon the material, for any purpose, even commercially, under the condition that appropriate credit is given, that a link to the license is provided, and that they indicate if changes were made. They may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses them or their use.