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the lottery
Updated: 9/18/2018
the lottery
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Storyboard Text

  • Symbol- old man warner
  • Things should stay the same
  • Images- Mr. summers
  • Figures of speech-Slang
  • I clean forgot what day it was!
  • old man warner is a symbol of tradition. he wants the lottery to stay because it is the tradition of the village.
  • Theme-Traditions should not always be kept.
  • Mr. summers is an example of sight. The words "He was a round faced jovial man" are an example of sight imagery.
  • Symbol-Stones
  • The phrase "I clean forgot what day it was" is an example of slang, which is a figure of speech. Mrs. Hutchinson is the person that says this.
  • a theme that is shown towards the end of the story is that traditions should not always be kept, especially ones that are no longer considered morally right.
  • The stones in this story represent death. This is because the stones abruptly end the life of whoever lost the lottery.
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