Tuesday, January 11, 2011


Close analysis of Chapter 2 opening: The Valley of the Ashes
Write a thesis: In this excerpt from Chapter 2, Fitzgerald uses __________ (device) to suggest that ____________________ (meaning). When he writes, "_______" (quotation showing device) he demonstrates that ______________ and ________________ (meaning).

HW: Write at least 100 words in response to the following: What were some dreams that you had when you were younger that you have since decided were unrealistic? What has changed, or what do you now realize?