Definition and Examples of Irony (Figure of Speech)
The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe - Lessons for Middle & High School
Includes a post-reading activity. Students must analyze characterization, symbolism, mood, irony, point of view, and more - plus they must support their interpretations with textual evidence. Also a fan-fiction creative writing prompt is included. Lastly, students create a graffiti wall of symbolism for your classroom. Definitely a fun and engaging lesson package for "The Cask of Amontillado."
Dramatic irony is an often-used literary device in which the reader knows more than the characters.
Dramatic Irony - Definition
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