On page (75) it says, "From your window you watch love and happiness sink like quicksand when she drives away."
Literary term (Simile)
Literary term (Metaphor)
The third character is Nick's dad. He is an unhappy mean man. He takes out his anger on NIck by making him read a dictionary. He is upset at Nick's mom and they are getting divorced. At the end of the story he ends up showing Nick that he cares about him by going to the hospital.
Literary term (suspense)
A figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivi
On page (106) the example of metaphor that I found was, "Stand there, still frozen with bubble yum stuck in your throat and King chocolate."
A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.
A state or feeling of excited or anxious uncertainty about what may happen.
A example of suspense on page (314) is "Oh, I almost for the mac let me open the dragonfly box, you'll never believe whats inside..."