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Characterization

Descriptions an Author uses to reveal a character's personalities and traits

Theme

Central message or insite into life revealed by a literary work

Symbol

Something that stands for something else

Foreshadowing

Author's use of clues to suggest events that have yet to occur

Imagery

A collection of images in a story or opem that gives you a mental image.

Simile

A direct comparison between 2 unrelated things using like or as.

Metaphor

Comparing 2 things without using like or as.

Personification

Giving non-human things human like traits or qualities.

Hyperbole

A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion.

Rhyme

Lines which have the same sounds at the end.

Alliteration

Repetition of similar sounds at the beginning of the words.

Speaker

Person who narrates or tells the story

Tone

The Author's attitude toward what he or she is writing about.

Mood

The Mood refers to the general feeling the reader gets while reading the story.

Theme

The point the Author is trying to get across in the story.

Slim

After George kills Lennie, Who says " You hadda, George, I swear you hadda. Come on with me."

George

Identify this person : " ...small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features...every part of him defined : small, strong hands, slender arms, a thin and bony nose."

Curley

Identify this person : "He glanced coldly at George and then at Lennie... his hands closed into fists. Well nex' time you answer when you're spoken to."

Crooks

"I seen hundreds of men come by on the road an' on the ranches, with their bindles on their back an' that same damn thing in their heads...."

Curley's wife

Identify this person: " She had full,rouged lips, and wide-spaced eyes, heavily mande up. Her fingernails were red...."

Slim

Identify this person : " Atall man stood in the doorway. He held a crushed Stetson hat under his arm while he combed his long, black, damp hair straight back... There was a gravity in his manner and a quiet so profound that all talk stopped when he spoke...."

Carlson

Identify who said this: " He don't have no fun... And he stinks to beat hell. Tell you what. I'll shoot him for you. Then it won't be you that does it."

Carlson

After George kills Lennie who makes fun of the situation saying " Now what the hell ya suppose is eatin' them two guys ?"

Candy

Identify who said this : " When they can me here I wisht somebody'd shoot me..."

Candy

Identify this person: "tall, stoop shouldered old man... He pointed with his right arm, and out of the sleeve came a round stick like wrist, but no hand."

Constructed Response Part 1

Answer prompt by rephrasing it

Constructed Response Part 2

Provide example from text for support

Constructed Response Part 3

Explain how your example proves your point

Constructed Response Part 4

Provide another example from text for support

Constructed Response Part 5

Explain how your example proves your point

Constructed Response Part 6

Connect the text to something else ( personal, literature etc. )

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