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The Lottery

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on 8 March 2018

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Transcript of The Lottery

Shirley Jackson
The Lottery

"The morning of June 27th was clear and sunny, with the fresh warmth of a full-summer day"

Which of the following pictures represent the definition of jovial?
"They grinned at one another humorlessly and nervously. Then Mr. Adams reached into the black box and took out a folded paper."
"It isn't fair, it isn't right," Mrs. Hutchinson screamed
Is something good or bad coming in this picture?
Denotation : Dog
Connotation: Dog
Dog as in an animal
Dog as in rude or immoral person.
Direct: He is a nice person.
Direct and Indirect Characterization.
Indirect: He helped the woman cross the street
What is the difference between these types of characterization?
Which one of these these houses are shabby?
old and worn out
If you act defiantly, you’re a rebel.
Describe a defiant response to jeans day
a process or thing whose success or outcome is governed by chance.
a religious or solemn ceremony
customs or beliefs passed from generation to generation
What makes this a boisterous group?
Literary Element?
group of genetically related organisms in a line of descent
How many generations is your grandmother from you?
What does this symbolize?
The start of the story:
The result:
What does the black box symbolize?
in large amounts
Which pipe is leaking profusely?
Literary Elements
cheerful and friendly
warning or indication of (a future event):
Literary or primary meaning of word.
the idea or feeling a word invokes
noisy and energetic
Who is eating their veggies unwillingly?
Why do you think people conformed to participate in these terrible event?
Point of View
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