results for "Short Ironic Stories"

  • [The Oxford Book of English Short Stories] It's ironic to see adult characters behaving childishly in some stories and children in others being worldly adults. Do you agree with this statement?

    I agree that it's ironic to see adult characters being childish and children being worldly adults and it's based on the statements below. In...

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  • The Most Dangerous Game

    The short story “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell is composed of character, setting and conflict. One of the critical...

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  • Cask of Amontillado

    Cask of Amontillado” Essay In Edgar Allan Poe’s short story “The Cask of Amontillado,” the author uses elements of dialogue,...

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  • Irony in “Hills Like White Elephants” and “a&P”

    their story or to make a point out to its reader like in the short stories “A&P” which was written by John Updike...

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  • The Lottery Literary Analysis

    How would you react if you won the lottery? In the short story "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson winning the lottery means losing...

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  • Titlesssss

    factors. One factor is irony. Throughout time authors have used words to teach others this frustrating lesson. Such author is Flannery O’Connor with her...

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  • The Sniper

    could be solved in an orderly fashion rather then a callous disaster where young men and women die. This cataclysmic story takes place in a...

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  • Text Response

    You Please Be Quiet, Please? Is ironic because what is actually required in many of the relationships depicted is more communication. Discuss....

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  • Irony used in "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" by Ambrose Bierce and Stephen Crane's "The Blue Hotel"

    Many authors use irony to impact the story in different ways. Sometimes the author makes the tone very pleasant and dreamy, like every thing is...

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  • “Laughter Through Tears” in Chinua Achebe’s Girls at War and Other Stories

    notion of irony in Achebe's "Girls at War and Other Stories". My choice of Achebe’s collection of short stories is...

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  • The Child by Tiger

    Wolfe does a superb job of making the story reveal a truth about human experience. Dick's killing rampage in the short...

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  • A Vendatta

    A Vendetta A Short Story will typically contain only a few characters. The Plot will usually be concerned with just one...

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  • Art and Irony

    communicate stories of tragedy, peace, hardship, and ease. In many ways, visual art and written stories can be compared to one...

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  • Examining the Irony Found in "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin

    titled Ironic. Irony happens when a person expects one outcome and is then surprised by an extremely different outcome. Alanis Morissette may...

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  • The Unexpected Symbolic Outcome of "The Lottery"

    lifetime. Author Shirley Jackson coveys both violence and human cruelty in her well known short story "The Lottery". "Jackson's...

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  • The Story of an Hour

    in The Story of an Hour In Kate Chopin’s short story, “The Story of an Hour” she uses different...

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  • Irony and Foreshadowing in Poe's Short Stories

    Irony and Foreshadowing in Poe’s Short Stories In Poe’s short stories, he uses literary devices like...

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  • Irony in "The Cask of Amontillado"

    used very often in horror stories. One story that this is particularly overt in is Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Cask of Amontillado”....

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  • The Go-Between

    is a short story written by Ali Smith in 2009. It deals with many subjects like illegal refugees, human rights and confusion....

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  • different types of atmosphere

    State Pedagogical University “Ion Creangă” Faculty of Foreign Languages Essay On the topic: „Types of atmosphere in O. Henry’s...

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