Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Which characters act as foils for each other. Define foil and explain. What is the effect of having them act as foils?

The Crucible by Arthur Miller
by

Joey Muldoon

on 9 February 2011

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Which characters act as foils for each other. Define foil and explain. What is the effect of having them act as foils?

Which characters act as foils for each other. Define foil and explain. What is the effect of having them act as foils? John Proctor --> Reverand Hale
Elizabeth Proctor --> Abigail Williams Character Foil:

A character who directly contrasts another character. 1. Uncertainty and Doubt
2. Truth

In the end - he finds his goodness. 1. Certain and Confident
2. Deceit - not truth

Prisoner of guilt and confusion 1. Forgiving
2. Loving
3. Truthful 1. Jealous
2. Vengeful
3. Liar Effect:
It is a direct contrast, therefore it highlights aspects of the characters which gives a better connection to the character. Shows how in this specific play how sides were made. Ex. Elizabeth Proctor --> Abigail Williams
Full transcript