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THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL

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THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON
1805-1875, Denmark

Some of his famous stories :
- The Steadfast Tin Soldier
- The Snow Queen
- The Little Mermaid
- Thumbelina
- The Ugly Duckling
- The Emperor’s of New Clothes
Plot structure :
EXPOSITION
CLIMAX
Denouement
Rising action
Falling action
She used all the matches
& one last match
she was flying with
her grandmother.
1. Problem :
She can't go home because
her father said she couldn't untill she sell some match.

RISING ACTION
- She starts to use some of the match
to warm herself
- When she uses the match, she sees images
of turkey and Christmas tree.
FALLING ACTION
- The picture of her grandmother start
to fade away but she want to hold on
to it for a while longer.
- She dies for
being cold
and hungry
CONFLICT :
MAN VS NATURE
MAN VS SOCIETY
THEMES
Poverty
Loss
Hope
Death
Selfishness
Abusive parent
2. Setting
- Russia
- Cold winter day
- Last evening on
new year eve


TONE
- Empathic
- Hurt
- Happiness
MOOD
-Sad
-Happy
CHARACTERS :
1. THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL
Protagonist
Hopeful
Miserable
Innocent
2. FATHER
Irresponsible
Abusive
Selfish
3. GRANDMOTHER
Loving
Kind
SYMBOLISM
MATCHES
Is the symbol of :
Hope - she rubed the match at the wall and she imagine to meet her grandmother.

Courage - it took courage to sell the matches as a little girl in the street.
LIGHT
Is the symbol of :
Warmth
Comfort
THE SHOOTING STAR
Is the symbol of :
Death -her grandmother said ' when a star falls, a soul ascends to God'.
SLIPPER
Is the symbol of :
Mother love - the slipper is belong to her mother
TOUCH
It was a warm, bright flame, like a candle, as she held her hands over it.
SIGHT
On the table was spread a snow-white tablecloth ; upon it was a splendid porcelain service, and roast goose was steaming famously with its stuffing of apple and dried plums.
SMELL
And it smelt so deliciously of roast goose
HEARING
For above her she had only roof, through which the wind whistled.
IMAGERY
Paragraph 6
Her little hands were almost numbed with cold
Paragraph 6
paragraph 7
Now there she was sitting under the most magnificent Christmas tree : it was larger, and more decorated than the one which she had seen throurgh the glass door in the rich merchant's house.
paragraph 7
paragraph 4
paragraph 5
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