Tucker takes a lot of pride in his tree and is very protective of it. His friend Anvil goes into Tucker’s tree and takes and eats all of his apples. This causes Tucker to get really angry and fight Anvil. Out of sheer madness and anger, Tucker plans to lure Anvil into the barn and kill him by getting him to stand in the middle of a white circle where a very sharp pitchfork waits for him. Anvil is weary of what Tucker is trying to get him to do, but he ends up caving in and standing in the center of a white circle in which the pitchfork waits for him from above.
Rikki-tikki-tavi is washed away from his mongoose family by a summer flood and humans save him. A human family saves him. He defends Teddy and his parents, who are humans, from cobras that are very dangerous at the bite. The “Rikki-tikki-tavi” movie and book of “Rikki-tikki-tavi” are similar and different because Rikki-tikki destroys Nagaina’s eggs, Teddy gives Rikki-tikki a treat, and Darzee sings his songs about Rikki-tikki’s triumphant
Similarities are that he won the tournament. But in the book he won the golden cup fair and square. In the movie however a sweet man gave the golden cup to Billy. In the novel the grandfather got hit by a branch and that is how he got hurt, but in the film he fell down a hill and got hurt. For Billy to keep the coon up in the tree while he went home and got something to eat ,he built a scarecrow to keep it up there.
"The Wizard of Oz" is a fictional story Oz about , a Kansas girl Dorothy Rolled up tornado to a place called Munchkins, kindly witch urged her to go to the Emerald City of Oz Grand Warlock help her home. On the way, she has met the Scarecrow, he needs a brain; Woodman, he needed a heart; Cowardly Lion, he takes guts. They go hand in hand, encourage each other and help each other overcome difficulties one after another, and finally came to the Emerald City. Because of their outstanding performance, large healers to help them achieve their aspirations, the Scarecrow got a brain; the Tin Woodman to get a heart; Cowardly Lion got the courage, finally, the Scarecrow became the leader of the Emerald City, metal who became the leader of Winkies lion
He dresses up as Santa Claus and goes down to the Who village and proceeds to steal all their decorations and presents. Throughout this exposition and rising action, the Grinch is shown to be a troubled and distraught character through both direct and indirect characterization. Discussing rumors that people may believe to have caused his problems, the narrator says, “But the most likely reason of all, May have been that his heart was two sizes too small” (Seuss 1). To conclude his scheme of stealing Christmas, he plans to take all the presents and decor up to the top of Mount Crumpit and drop it off the opposing cliff face. After he had climbed to the top of Mount Crumpit, he speaks to himself about how upset the Who’s down in the Who village will be.
“Slower than the Rest” by Cynthia Rylant is a realistic story about a boy named Leo who is slower than the rest finds a turtle and named it Charlie. In the beginning, Leo and his family are driving in the car and find a turtle by the side of the road. Leo jumps out of the car to get the turtle, and then Leo names the turtle Charlie.Then when Leo gets home he plays with Charlie and they become best friends. Soon, Leo takes Charlie to school for his presentation about wildfires. He explains how deer can make it out because they're quick but turtles aren't.
Meme does not have the complete power to change his name, his mother is the only one who actually has the power for that. Towards the end of the story they talk about the tree as life, when Meme jumps off the tree it represents him changing in life. Meme broke both of his arms jumping, meaning chage in life can be dangerous. House#10 1. 1simile Ch.10 page.25 "The nose of that yellow CAdillac was all
In The Giver, the apple exemplifies change in a world of sameness. For example, the apple first appears in the The Giver when Jonas and Asher were playing catch with it during their free time. Lois Lowry writes, “But suddenly Jonas had noticed… the apple had changed”(30). The change Jonas observed was that the apple had briefly transformed red which suggested that Jonas was beginning to scrutinize color caused by the deficiency of the genetic engineering all people possess in the community. The Elders attempt at making a defectless world through alikeness and uniformity made the community dystopian instead of utopian as it was intended to be.
The first major scene with loss of innocence in the story is when Gene shakes the tree limb and this causes Finny to fall from the tree and shatter his leg, ruining his future for sports, fighting in the war, and even walking correctly. In the scene before Gene shook the tree limb, he grew paranoid and assumed that Finny was attempting to sabotage Gene’s grades by hosting the club meeting and expecting him to go, and Finny denied the accusation. Gene internally can’t stand how perfect and pure Finny’s character is and it eats away at him, which is what caused him to do what he did with the tree. The following quote from Professor Ellis is a perfect example of the change inside Gene and what caused him to ruin Finny’s life. “Confronted with the evident truth of Finny’s denial, Gene understands his inferiority to Phineas and his own moral ugliness, made the more so when juxtaposed to Finny’s innocence.
In the first part, the family is looking at a movie camera and is taking shelter from the rain showers. It is easter, and Grandmother is hiding the eggs, and Grandfather is keeping the children from going out to get the eggs whilst the adults are hiding them. When it’s time for the children to go out and search for the eggs, they burst through their Grandfather’s clutches and search for them with vigor. In the second part, it talks of Grandfather’s past and how he was a very poor boy in Korea. He ate quail eggs when he could find them from the mud near the river banks.