Read The Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin

Review the Literary Terms listed in the Purdue OWL.

Pick two of the terms listed and explain the significance from The Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin.





Point of view




Here are some examples of things to discuss:

Did the dialogue in the story add to your understanding of the action? Why or why not?

Whose point of view is the story being told from? Why is this important?

What is the conflict in the story? How is it resolved?

Do any images stand out for you? Why?

Who is the main character? Why is she important?

Are there any symbols in the story? Explain their importance.