Literary Devices in "Two Kinds"
Ashley Minichiello, August 28, 2012
Exposition-they move to America. Her mom wants her to be a child prodigy like Shirley Temple. Rising Action-her mom gets her lessions to play the piano. She slacks off while practing. Her mom brags about her "talent" to other moms and tells them shes going to preform in the talent show. Climax-She preforms at the talent show and is aweful! Her mom is very disapointed in her and doesnt speak to her for a while. Resolution- they make up and start talking to eachother. Later on the mom dies and Jing-Mei is left with the piano.