How does Mark Twain portray Aunt Polly as a realistic, believable character? A) Twain makes her a cruel, unforgiving, and unmerc
iful tyrant of Tom's home life. B) Aunt Polly is clearly a shallow, judgmental, unkind woman who hates Tom and his antics. C) Twain gives her a stern but compassionate personality and a distinctive dialectal voice. D) Aunt Polly is portrayed as a secretive, paranoid woman who worries too much about everything in her life.
C) Twain gives her a stern but compassionate personality and a distinctive dialectal voice.
Mark Twain often used Realism in many of his works in order to make it easier for audience and readers to relate to his stories, he did this by creating characters that were round, that weren´t black or white, and that talked in dialects and used normal-everyday expressions, with Aunt Polly he gave her a distinctive dialectal voice, that made her sound real, like any aunt you could have, and a stern but compassionate personality, this makes her realistic and believable cause chances are, you have an aunt just like Aunt Polly.
3 examples of abandonment: Jim leaving his mother and laura, Tom leaving Laura, And Amanda and Tom
abandonment plays an important role in the field of character development in the play, so the characters can go on in the play, and continue their lives as if it was actually a real story. abandonment is important to the play as a main theme, as it fits the story perfectly, with all of its glory. they are important, again, as they show how our characters would react to these situations, and give us a deeper insight into what kind of a person they are. for example, Jim is a family man, yet he abandons his mother for a greater purpose for himself. this shows that he is willing to do what is both in his family interest, along with what s best for HIM.
When you join to independent clauses with a conjunction you stablishes the equality in this clauses, however in this case you can see that the clauses have a causal relation, it could be said If you don’t hold my hand, I will drown, in this case the best conjunction to put the clauses together is “or” “Hold my hand or I will drown.”