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Symbolism

  1. 1. Symbolism http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-TQDtVHiY3Jc/T93M-a7jABI/AAAAAAAAQLA/ojtSqMcL_1w/s1600/symbolism.jpgSymbolism is when something represents itself and something else.
  2. 2. What do you see in the picture?Below is a picture of two women. If we see thissymbol on a door, what does it represent? http://www.clipartguide.com/_small/0808- 0711-2114-4828.jpg
  3. 3. If you guessed restroom, you are absolutely correct!The picture alone is just apicture. However, it hasbecome a SYMBOL thatrepresents something else.
  4. 4. What does the symbol below represent? http://safety.nmsu.edu/images/signs/symbol_no_s moke2_lg.jpg
  5. 5. Is this a familiar symbol?It looks like a check mark, but what does itsymbolize? https://encrypted- tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSJvzvPBvc 6tr5CYfcf-oVIx-cvPqy-NptDgZKbaAJ7dKXBvJ-f
  6. 6. This check mark has come to symbolizehttps://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSh79YnS-7o6Xgtu0AmWUgFlvh-myw6P5azrsJiwkvXRxgFi_hO
  7. 7. http://my-ecoach.com/online/resources/6767/Symbolism11.jpg
  8. 8. http://sweetclipart.com/multisite/sweetclipart/files/imagecac he/middle/peace_dove.pngA dove is a bird. It symbolizes peace. This is an abstractsymbol that is often used in literature.
  9. 9. Below is a picture of two mask. Together these masksymbolize drama. https://encrypted- tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSTbsYHVYbWK_4DJoqSxLnkkR5 t7bOHlqH987hOSIntHar2zh9i
  10. 10. Abstract Symbols in literature Seasons• Autumn- growing old, nearing death.• Winter- death, hibernations, no movement.• Spring- life and growth• Summer- maturity and knowledge.
  11. 11. Read the excerpt below. What do you think that the paragraph symbolize?There was once a neighborhood wherepeople lived in small, low houses with openyards. Flowers grew in front of these houses,and children played on the front lawns.http://www.glencoe.com/sites/north_carolina/student/languageart/assets/binders/readstrat3534055.pdf

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