English assement 31st October (Characters :silhouettes: (:dog2: Candy, …
English assement 31st October
Cyclical life of a migrant worker
Window displays unreachable hope as it can be seen but the glass is an invisible barrier :tumbler_glass:
The sun represents hope
Crooks shows segregation in the 1930's. Whites think that they are an inferior race and so are racist towards blacks.
George represents knowledge
:woman::skin-tone-2: Curley's Wife
The Bunk House shows the perpetual nature of the migrant workers lives because they move from place to place with no improvement
Lennie is the innocence of life. The inocence of having no control over your destiny
Reciprical life of a migrant worker is shown throught the book as it starts and ends in the same place
Candy's dog is symbolic of the relationship that George and Lennie have as they stick together as companions but after the death of Candy's dog,George realises that he must shoot Lennie
Didactic novel: a novel intended to teach people about a motive
"Rabbits sat as quietly as grey sculpted stones"
"They never get no lan' "
"The sun threw a dust laden bar through the window and in and out of it shot flies like rushing stars.
"They get mean "
"South of Soledad,the Salinas river drops close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green. The water is warm too, for it has slipped twinkling over the yellow sands in the sunlight'
"The deep green pool of the Salinas river was still in late afternoon. Already the sun had left the valley"
Migrant workers were people who moved around to find jobs to earn a living
Califiornia was seen as the promised land as it was not affected by thedust bowl but the farmers were irritated at so many ranch hands turning up.
20% of migrant workers came from Oklahoma
The dust bowl made argriculture imposible in many states