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1

local color

feel where you are

2

muck symbolizes

fertility

3

Big Lake Okechobee

pivotal thing that tragedy occurs

4

dirt roads so rich and black that a half mile of it

would have fertilized a kansas wheat field

5

teacake teaches janie how to

shoot a gun (foreshadows)

6

janie got to become a good shot that she could shoot

a hawk out of a pine tree and not tear him up

7

janie became a better shooter than

teacake

8

work all day for money,

fight all night for love

9

teacake's house was a magent

stated metaphor

10

everyone loved to hear

ed dockery, bootyny, and sop-de-bottom

11

what girl began playing with teacake

nunkie

12

a little seed of fear was

growing into a tree

13

what did janie do to teacake

hit him

14

teacake and Janie decide to

stay after the season is over

15

janie became friends with

mrs. turner

16

mrs. turner was conscious of her

pelvis because she had it stuck out the whole time

17

mrs. turner was an

ironing board with things throwed at it

18

mrs. turner is

racist

19

but mrs. turner's shape and features were entirely approved by mrs. turner

irony, she is a black

20

mrs. turner's son claims that black draw

lightning

21

janie has an ____ for teacake

internal love

22

why does mrs. turner not like black people

they maker her tired
they are always laughing
"always singin' ol' nigger songs!"
there's too many of them

23

"he didn't do nothin but hold us back- talkin' 'bout work when de race ain't never done nothin' else. He wuz uh enemy tuh us, dat's whut. he wux uh white folks' nigger."

booker t washington
said by Mrs. Turner

24

what does mrs. turner's brother do

carpenter

25

was teacake listening to janie's conversation with mrs. turner

yep

26

does teacake like mrs turner

nope

27

what are seraphs

angels

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