Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Show you understand irony by writing a Gift of the Magi story!

Today in English II, we spent some time going over the 3 types of irony:

  1. Verbal Irony
  2. Dramatic Irony
  3. Situational Irony

We then listened to Alanis Morisette's non-ironic Ironic and then read O. Henry's famous story, The Gift of the Magi, which looks a little similar to this:

Your assignment, then, is to write your own Gift of the Magi story. Let's see how original and creative you can be with it!

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