Flashcards in Theme Deck (42):
What is the definition of theme?
Insight on life
What are three traits of universal theme?
Relevant to everyone
Appeals to everyone
What are 4 ways to find theme in literature?
What is the difference between subject and theme?
Theme involves insight on life
Subject 1 word
What is the definition of genre?
Category of book
What is the authors purpose in a fiction article?
What is the authors purpose in a nonfiction article?
How is the story the sniper ironic?
He kills his brother thinking it was his enemy
What are the internal and external conflict sing the story the sniper?
I: man vs. self
E: sniper vs. sniper
What is the theme in the sniper? Why?
War is what comes between family's
What is the reason of conflict in the sniper?
Weather or not to separate from England
What are some important dates in the sniper?
What are the religious implications in the sniper?
Catholic vs. Protestants
What is the impact of conflict on people in Ireland in the sniper?
To turn away from
Based or depended on
Place of safety
What are some examples of flashbacks in the story Cranes?
Remembers going to the chestnut tree and being yelled at by the old man. Falling on some thorns and then T getting them out for him
Setting the crane free
What are the symbols of cranes in the story Cranes
Flight symbolizes freedom and just a regular crane means long life
In cranes what are the similarities of the characters?
They have similar family situations
In cranes what are the differences of the characters?
T- his family isn't safe
S- his family's safe
What is the theme of cranes? Why?
Even through war friends stick together
Because S sets T free
How are The Sniper and Cranes similar?
The are both family and friends set against each other
Emitting a foul smell
The act of warning
Unable to be comfortable
In liberty what is the significance of the title/ dog/ story's theme?
Liberty, they are trying to be free and have liberty in America
What are some examples of foreshadowing in liberty?
The mean people watching them
What is an example of irony in liberty
The family is lot free but she is
What is the theme in liberty?
Liberty doesn't always come easy
What is a example of a metaphor in exile?
Swimming is compared to moving to America
What is the authors time about the journey in exile?
Nervous that they won't fit in
What is the theme of exile? Why?
Even though we are different we are all the same
Papi has a mustache and 3 piece suit and the man in the window is handsome and sure of himself