7th Grade Gary Soto Analysis

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In the story “7th Grade”(by Gary Soto) a boy named Victor tries to impress a girl, but he ends up embarrassed. In the text Victor has a French class with the girl he wants to impress(the girl’s name is Teresa). So since he wants to impress her when the French teacher asks if anyone knows French Victor’s hand goes up. Then the teacher asks him a question in French and Victor replies (mumbling) something about his grandma(p42-44). After the teacher asks him another question and victor replies(mumbling again) something having to do with September(p45-47). The teacher knows the boy doesn’t know French and turns away(p48).In opinion Victor makes bad decisions because he knows that he doesn’t know French and he decides to try to talk to the teacher
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