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1

vanity fled like a flood
fl? who describing?

simile
joe

2

last simile of novel

she pulled in her horizon like a great fish net

3

nanny's head an face looked like the _____ of some old tree that had been torn away by storm
fl?

old tree
simile

4

teacake's house was a magent

stated metahpor

5

who is the mule of the world

black women

6

he's a whirlwind among breezes

Joe
metaphor

7

she was a rut in the road

janie
metaphor

8

he crawled off to lick his wounds

implied metaphor to joe

9

it woke up old Okechobee and the monster began to roll in his bed

implied metaphor

10

tongues cocked and loaded

black people at trial
implied metaphor

11

and the lake got madder and madder

personficiation

12

but the stillness was the sleep of swords

alliteration
personification
metaphor

13

technical climax

teacake gets bit by the wild dog

14

dramatic climax

when teacake and janie face each other with the guns

15

symbols of teacake

music
laughter
sun

16

symbols of logan

security
pacify nanny

17

symbols of janie's quest

road,
gate
horizon

18

symbols of johnny taylor

sexual awakening, loss of innocence

19

symbols of mrs. robbins

humiliating wife

20

symbols of mrs turner

racism within the race

21

motifs in novel

tree
chair
janie's quest

22

janie's mom's name

leafy

23

janie's voice

changes
chooses when to use her voice

24

joe's voice

powerful
humiliation
degradation of others

25

teacake's voice

flirty
fun
light
equal

26

porch's voice

gossip
talk
judgmental

27

author's voice

poetic
colloquial
noncomplaining

28

glorious being

johnny taylor

29

stood for far horizons

joe

30

stopped speaking in rhymes

logan

31

lacerated janie with a kiss

johnny taylor

32

looked like she'd been livin through a hundred years of january without one day of spring

plantation mistress

33

look like some ole skullhead in de grave yard

logan

34

the little emperor of the cross-roads

joe

35

the son of the evening sun

teacake

36

the monstropolous beast had left his bed

okechobee lake

37

was a glance from god

teacake

38

too old a vessel for new wine

annie tyler- vessel
new wine- who flung

39

owned the yellow mule
only male without a powerful voice

matt bonner

40

stole money from annie tyler

who flung

41

friend of teacake
stood at trail

sop de bottom

42

friend of janie
bearer of her tale

phoebe watson

43

phoebe's husband

sam watson

44

girl that like teacake

nunkie

45

stabbed teacake after gambling

double ugly

46

woman that came begging for food
embaresses husband

mrs. robbins

47

used by who flung

annie tyler

48

owner of restaurant. tries to get her brother with janie
pays homage to white people

mrs. turner

49

represents hard labor

logan

50

represents physical abuse

joe

51

represents laughter

teacake

52

represents sexual awakening

johnny taylor

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