Frayer Model - OMAM - Foreshadowing

Frayer Model - OMAM - Foreshadowing

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  • Definitions
  • Foreshadowing: To predict what will happen next based on hints or clues in a text.
  • Characteristics
  • Increase suspense, hint to something that will happen in the future, specific details are given to the reader, it seems like conflict is mounting, or a change in mood or tone occurs in the chapter.
  • Just be careful Lennie, don't play with the pup too much.
  • Examples
  • Why'd you havta die? You ain't as lil as mice!
  • Forshadowing in "OMAM"
  • Non-Examples
  • You broke my hand!
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  • Throughout the story, the reader learns that Lennie likes to touch soft things. He has been repeatedly warned about petting his puppy too hard. Therefore, the reader foreshadows the puppy's death.
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  • When Lennie breaks Curley's hand the reader is surprised because this is the first time we see his real strength. This is shocking to the reader because it is unexpected.
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