Irony In Lamb To The Slaughter

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In this story Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl, ambiguity was used because throughout the story we question ourselfs about situations. There are three types of irony but only two were utilized in this story. The two types of irony that were utilized were Situational and Dramatic irony. The most utilized one in the story is Dramatic Irony. For example, Ambiguity was used when the husband came in the door, he sat down and drank whiskey, and told his Mary his wife what was wrong with him due to him acting strange. In the story it said "and he told her." but it didn't tell us what he told her. That caused us to question ourselfs about what he had told her, causing us to be very confused. Soon later we imagined what he had told
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