ABSTRACT

Chapter 8 is the last one to present the results of the analysis of the corpus and a discussion of the same. This chapter focuses on body language and how it is used amongst male characters to present themselves to others. First, there is an introductory section on the theory of body language and how it affects masculinity, and then, this chapter delves into verbs of movement and how they were looked for in the CMIW and the specific body parts that are frequently used in the novels as well as a discussion of the same.