The necklace powerpoint presentation

35,029 views

Published on

2 Comments
15 Likes
Statistics
Notes
No Downloads
Views
Total views
35,029
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1,084
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
896
Comments
2
Likes
15
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

The necklace powerpoint presentation

  1. 1. “ The Necklace” Presented by: Susan Newbold
  2. 2. Guy de Maupassant <ul><li>(1850-1893) </li></ul><ul><li>French author famous for his short stories </li></ul><ul><li>Prolific writer who wrote over 300 short stories </li></ul><ul><li>Died in a sanitarium </li></ul>
  3. 3. Setting <ul><li>Apartment in Paris, France </li></ul><ul><li>In the past </li></ul>
  4. 5. Point of View 3rd Person Limited
  5. 6. Symbolism <ul><li>The diamond necklace stands for everything Madame Loisel has ever wanted—beauty and wealth. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Characterization <ul><li>Madame Loisel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Round and dynamic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Has a desire to be envied </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jealous </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Never satisfied </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Longs for a wealthy life style, which contrasts with her real life . </li></ul></ul>
  7. 8. Characterization <ul><li>Monsieur Loisel </li></ul><ul><li>Optimistic </li></ul><ul><li>Happy with his life </li></ul><ul><li>Practical </li></ul><ul><li>Manipulated by his wife </li></ul>
  8. 9. Irony <ul><li>The Loisels live on the “street of martyrs” and end up making a ten-year-long sacrifice. (Verbal Irony) </li></ul><ul><li>Madame Loisel borrows a necklace that makes her feel beautiful and wealthy, and it turns out to be fake. (Situational Irony) </li></ul><ul><li>Also….i love mrs newbold </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>If Madame Forestier had opened the case, she would have seen a much more valuable necklace than the one she originally loaned Madame Loisel. (Situational Irony) </li></ul>
  10. 11. Tone Critical
  11. 12. Conflict <ul><li>Internal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Madame Loisel’s struggle with her status in society . </li></ul></ul>
  12. 13. Theme <ul><li>True value is not always apparent. </li></ul><ul><li>Never look for happiness in material things. </li></ul>
  13. 14. The End

×