小编内容摘要：Gates’s paradigm suggests how misleading it may be to assume that mainstream realist criteria are appropriate for evaluating The Color Purple. 第一句继续说Gates证明了这本书不现实主义。
Gates’s paradigm suggests how misleading it may be to assume that mainstream realist criteria are appropriate for evaluating The Color Purple. 第一句继续说Gates证明了这本书不现实主义。
But in his preoccupation with voice as a primary element unifying both the speaking subject the text as a whole Gates does not elucidate many of the more conventional structural features of Walker’s novel. 但是Gates没能说清楚一些结构特征。
For instance, while the letters from Nettie clearly illustrate Nettie’s acquisition of her own voice, Gates’s focus on “voice” sheds little light on the place that these letters occupy in the narrative or on why the plot takes this sudden jump into geographically culturally removed surroundings. 例子。
What is needed is an evaluative paradigm that, rather than obscuring such startling structural features (which may actually be explicitly intended to undermine traditional Anglo-European novelistic conventions), confronts them, thus illuminating the deliberately provocative ways in which The Color Purple departs from the traditional models to which it has been compared.最后说我们需要的是(What is needed)是直面这些结构特征(confronts them)，这样就说明了：这本书和现实主义不一样(departs from the traditional models to which it has been compared)。
1.The author of the passage would be most likely to agree with which of the following statements about the letters from Nettie to Celie?
B. They may represent a conscious attempt to undermine certain novelistic conventions
2. In the second paragraph, the author of the passage is primarily concerned with
所以选C. suggesting that literary models other than the nineteenth-century realistic novel may inform our understanding of The Color Purple 说明现实主义之外的写作方式会帮助我们理解这本书。不就是说这本书不是现实主义?
3. According to the passage, an evaluative paradigm that confronts the startling structural features of The Color Purple would accomplish which of the following?
B. It would show the ways in which this novel differs from its reputed Anglo-European nineteenth-century models 文章中Anglo-European nineteenth-century models就是Anglo-European nineteenth-century realism，现实主义啊。
4. The author of the passage suggests that Gates is most like the reviewers mentioned in the first paragraph in which of the following ways?
E. He recognizes the departure of The Color Purple from traditional Anglo-European realistic novel conventions. 完美。