"Everyday use"

Characterization Analysis


Quote that best represents the character: "I can 'member Grandma Dee without the quilts"

Type of character: Round & Dynamic

Explanation/Reasoning: Maggie is a round character because she is caring, shy, loving, and scared. She never speaks up but she cares and loves everyone around her, even Dee and Hakim-a-Barber. Although she is scared of all the changes he sister has under gone.

Type of characterization: Indirect

Explanation/Reasoning: This quote is indirect because it doesnt come out and say that Maggie is caring, shy,scared and loving. You have to read her thoughts and actions to figure it out.

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