Gain a better understanding of irony in short story. The students will identify examples of irony (situational, verbal, dramatic) in a short story. They will also cite quotations from a story that illustrate irony.
The students will practice and master the following skills:
-- Identify types of irony in a short story: situational, verbal, and dramatic
-- Cite quotations from a short story for analysis.
-- Recognize and understand the significance of irony in a short story
An example for the story, “Lamb to the Slaughter”, is included.
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