• “the Lottery” by Shirley Jackson and “the Lottery Ticket” by Anton Chekhov
    “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson and “The Lottery Ticket” by Anton Chekhov Most people today would define Lottery as the drawing of lots in which prizes are distributed to the winners among persons buying a chance, however these two stories give us a different out look on the word lottery. The...
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  • Omg Im Just New Here
    I. Biography of the Author Anton Chekhov: The Russian author Anton Chekhov is among the major short-story writers and dramatists in history. He wrote seventeen plays and almost six hundred stories. Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in Taganrog in South Russia on the Azov Sea on January 17, 1860...
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  • The Lottery Ticket Analysis
    The Lottery Ticket I. The Author and It's Background : Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in the small seaport of Taganrog, southern Russia, the son of a grocer. Chekhov's grandfather was a serf, who had bought his own freedom and that of his three sons in 1841. He also taught himself to read and write...
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  • The Lottary Ticket
    TARYThe lottery ticket By Anton chekhov The writer: Anton Chekhov was a Russian short-story writer, playwright and physician, considered to be one of the greatest short-story writers in the history of world literature. His career as a dramatist produced four classics and his best short stories are...
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  • lottery ticket
    analysis of “The Lottery Ticket” by Anton Chekhov will mainly review the changing attitudes of Ivan towards his wife and family as the short story develops, and the techniques that the author uses in order to build tension and interest in the story and in the fate of the couple. Anton Chekhov gets to...
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  • Echoes 11 Short Stories
    share many aspects however certain stories are completely unrelated. “The Lottery Ticket” by Anton Chekhov and “Rich for One Day” by Suzanne Jacob share the most similarities. Their similarity is evident between the setting, characters and the plot. To begin with, both stories share the same setting. They...
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  • Summary Report
    BY: ANGELA MAE A. DIKIT THE LOTTERY TICKET ANTON CHEKOU SUBMITTED TO: MR. ELMER C. NUÑEZ DATE SUBMITTED: AUGUST 2, 2013 THE LOTTERY TICKET I. Characters Ivan Dmitritch – a middle-class man. Misha – the wife of Ivan Dmitritch, who purchased the ticket. II. Setting In the...
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  • Disappointment and Male Egotism: a Comparison of Two Stories
    comparison of two stories “The lottery ticket” by Anton Chekhov and “The lottery” by Shirley Jackson have many similarities. Both pieces examine potential disastrous outcomes of participating in a lottery. Chekhov’s story is a very basic representation of one man’s negative lottery experience. Though Jackson’s...
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  • Essay
    hundred a year was very satisfied with what they had, until the wife bought a lottery ticket and after reading the first 4 numbers and noticed that it was there number they hadn’t yet bothered to read the number of the ticket, but at that point they had started thinking about how they are going to spend...
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    The lottery ticket: An Analysis The Author Anton Chekhov was a Russian short-story writer, playwright and physician, considered to be one of the greatest short-story writers in the history of world literature. His career as a dramatist produced four classics and his best short stories are held...
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  • Dancing Dogs
    me, they are “The Lottery Ticket” by Anton Chekhov and “Dancing Dogs” by Jon Katz. These stories have the same theme, which relates to marriage. The theme is how marriage In “The Lottery Ticket”, the characters Ivan and Masha envision how their lives would be if they won the lottery. Both, Ivan and Masha...
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  • The Lottery Ticket
    “The Lottery Ticket” A look at the concept of vulnerability in attitude change. When reading the short story, “A Lottery Ticket,” by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, drastic and fast changes in attitude can be seen in the main character, Ivan Dmitich. These changes are a clear window through which one may...
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  • The Cherry Orchard
    The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov     	The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov is a dramatic play set at a cherry orchard in Russia. Some of the characters that help set the dramatic setting of the play are Lyuboff, Lopahin, and Pishtchik. These characters find life difficult because...
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  • Together
    a desolate valley, the station isn’t a final destination but merely a stopping point between Barcelona and Madrid. Travelers, including the main characters, must therefore decide where to go and, in this case, whether to go with each other and continue their relationship. Moreover, the contrast between...
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    Setting Atmosphere Characters Plot Theme A. SETTING (background) Every short story has a background or setting such as: (1) Place: where did the events take place. (2) Time: when did the events happen. (3) Introduction: introduces the mood and the characters (4) Introduces the...
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  • Anton Chekhov- the Lottery Ticket
    Thematic Essay: The Lottery Ticket by Anton Chekhov Anton Chekhov was very talented in that he could convey well the emotion and the suspense with each and every situation of his stories. In Anton Chekhov's short story, "The Lottery Ticket", Ivan Dmitritch and his wife imagine the vast splendors that...
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  • Lottery Ticket
    Summary: An older couple with a family holds what could be a winning lottery ticket, but resists checking the numbers while they daydream about what they might do with the money. It examines how, at first, their reaction to the possibility of wealth is joyful; but rather than share their dreams and...
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  • A List of Famous Short Stories
    diligence and attention. ~ Sir Francis Bacon A LIST OF FAMOUS SHORT STORIES Famous short story writers are Edgar Allan Poe, Guy de Maupassant, Anton Chekov and O Henry. Some of these authors have gained much fame and recognition in the literary world entirely through their brilliant narrative of...
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  • Robinson Crusoe
    I. Title: Robinson Crusoe II. Author: Daniel Defoe III. Setting: Crusoe Island IV. Characters: Robinson Crusoe – The main character; adventurous and gets marooned on an island Man Friday – A young native rescued by Crusoe from the cannibals Captain Nathan – An Englishman;...
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    Title:     The Lottery Ticket Author: Anton Chekhov [More Titles by Chekhov] IVAN DMITRITCH, a middle-class man who lived with his family on an income of twelve hundred a year and was very well satisfied with his lot, sat down on the sofa after supper and began reading the newspaper. "I forgot to look...
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