In the story it makes a refrence to 'Pile of stones', this represents death and abuse. This is what the citizens are fearful of so they stood away.
The winner is .....
"Clear and sunny with the fresh warmth of a sunny day." This is imagery which was used in the story because you can feel the warmth of outside, see the blazing hot sun and see not any clouds in the clear sky.
A metaphor in the story is "this was a round faces jovial man. " This is compared the man to being cheerful and friendly.
Elise Politowski - 5B
Tone= The tone of the story was suspensful and shocking. You didnt know who wins the lottery and at the end the prize was very unexpected.
Theme= The theme is about a lottery everyone was excited and nervous for just for the end to be death. Alot of symbolism and figures of speech to deliver a message was made about what the prize actually was was made frequently in the story.