What is regarding very highly Among the Igbo? What are the palm oil with which words are eaten? (chapter 1)
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Stories and conversation is regarded highly. Achebe uses language (proverbs) as a metaphor for food that the Igbo people need.
"Among the Igbo, the art of conversation is regarded very highly, and proverbs are the palm-oil with which words are eaten" (Chapter1).