Oral literature revision questions Lesson 51. List the story telling devices that would enliven the narrative; if employed. 2.State qualities of a good storyteller/ narrator: He/ should have;
List the story telling devices that would enliven the narrative; if employed.- Use of facial expressions. -Use of gestures. -Use of mimicry. -Change of tone/ tonal variation.-Dramatization/ enactment of scenes. -Singing.State qualities of a good storyteller/ narrator: He/ should have; -Good memory; must have good retention of the narrative. -Recreates the story afresh/ a new every time it is narrated. - Confident, courageous and determined; composed. Creative; original and imaginative – should think artistically and creatively. -Should be able to use mimicry; imitate the speech and actions. -Should know his/ her (their) audience in terms of age, motivational level and preferences. -Observant; should be a good observer of what is happening in the immediate environment; should master elements in the community and use/ apply them appropriately and easily during narration. -Knowledgeable in terms of culture; should have interest in culture. -Open-minded Employs dramatization and other para-linguistic features to enhance performance.