ENG 265 Week 5 Point of View Critique
Write a 700- to 1,050-word critique of Mark Twain’s short story, “The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County.” Address the following in your critique:
How does Twain’s use of diction in the story effect the tone? Is his use of diction and dialect effective? Why or why not?
How is imagery used in the story? What effect does it have on storytelling?
Identify the use of symbolism; provide examples and explain how it is used. What effect or function did the symbolism have?
What function does irony play in the story
Support your paper with at least two sources outside of the story.
Format your paper according to MLA or APA standards, as directed by your instructor.
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