Compare and/or contrast the grandmother in A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Mathilde in The Necklacepaying particular attention totheme as well as setting and/or characterizationand make an argument about the pitfalls of pride.
. In brief an essay in comparison and contrast shows how two works are similar to and different from each other (Abcarian and Klotz 57).
For this particular essay you must demonstrate your understanding of characterization setting and/or theme which we will also cover in this unit.
Your essaymust bebetween 750-1000 words and adhere to MLA formatting. It needs to quote directly from your chosen text(s) for support but it shouldnotuse any secondary research.
Keep in mind that the comparison/contrast essay shouldnot justsummarize the story or stories nor should it just state how two things are alike and/or different:the essay should move beyond that and also present an original opinion or argument based on those similarities/differences as you see them.
The Excellent/A paper likely: