"Everyday Use"

Characterization Analysis



" She has held life always in the palm of one hand, that "no" is a word the world never learned to say to her."

Type of Character: Round and Static

Explanation: Dee is a round character because she has depth to her. She is complex. She never changes which also makes her static.

Type of Characterization: Direct

Explanation: The Quote explains that she is a direct character. She is very spoiled. She tries to overpower everyone.


Where most of the story takes place. Also decribes how Mama and Maggie live in an old house and appreciate it and how Dee always wanted better.