Analyzing Abstract Concepts
By: Lauren Toungate and Caroline Coomber
Connotation: Close minded.
Association: racism and social classes
Connotation: bravery, daring , heroism
Association: soldiers, firefighters, policemen
It means doing the right thing even when it is hard or scary.
At the beginning of chapter 9, Scout was to teased by Cecil Jacobs and instead of fighting him she had the courage to walk in order to make Atticus proud. She had to set her pride aside and that took courage.
In our society policemen and firefighters have courage because they go out and risk their lives everyday to protect ours.