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Example of Foreshadowing

Lennie kills animals getting progressively bigger foreshadowing hell kill a person (Curly's wife)

2

Example of relationship thats difficult to understand

Curly and his wife

3

Eudemonia

Gufgh

4

Example of animal imagery

Mice

5

American dream that fails

Dream of the farm

6

Migrant workers

Not well respected with a life thats unfairly hard

7

Character #1

Lenny small- has a small mind but is also large

8

Cards

Randomness of plot

9

Bindle stiff

Hobo stick with sack

10

Dialect

Abbreviated words to emphasize southern drawl

11

Red symbolizes

Temptation and trouble

12

Title of poem

To a Mouse by Robert Burns

13

Curlys wife doesnt have a name

So no one establishes a formal relationship with her in fear of how curly would react

14

Hedonia

George

15

Title

Lennie- mice
George- men

16

Social darwinism

1) Americanus: red
2) Europeanus: white
3)Asiaticus: yellow
4) Africanus: black
5) Monstrosus: mythical

17

Example of Irony

Lennie kills mice because he wants to take care of them

18

Character #2

Crooks

19

Character #2

Crooks