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What is a mockingbird?

  Mockingbirds are a group of New World passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are best known for the habit of some species mimicking the songs of other birds, ofte (MORE)

Why are mockingbirds called 'mockingbirds'?

They mimic songs of other birds. They "mock" them. Because they Mock or mimic the sounds of other birds.   Mockingbirds mimic songs of other birds. Because of its remarkab (MORE)

What does the mockingbird in To Kill a Mockingbird represent?

The mockingbird represents the innocent, harmless characters such  as Tom Robinson, Boo Radley, and the children (especially Scout).    The title is taken from a quote (MORE)

Who is the mockingbird in To Kill a Mockingbird?

I don't believe Atticus is. Tom Robinson, the black man he is defending, is seen as the mockingbird. Atticus is protecting him due to his own morals, despite the prejudice pre (MORE)

What does the mockingbird in To Kill a Mockingbird stand for?

The most prevalent symbol in "To Kill a Mockingbird" is indeed the  mockingbird. This symbolism starts where Atticus teaches Jem "I'd  rather you shoot at tin cans...but it' (MORE)

Is Mayella a mockingbird in 'To Kill a Mockingbird'?

No, Mayella is not. As they say in the book you never kill a mockingbird because mockingbirds don't harm anyone, and all they do is sing. In the book there are a couple charac (MORE)
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What does a mockingbird do?

It is American songbird belonging to the mimic thrush family Mimidae and have the ability to mimic other birds.
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Why are the mockingbirds silent in To Kill a Mockingbird?

Mockingbirds are very chirpy and are significant in "To Kill a  Mockingbird" as the main symbol throughout. Miss Maudie teaches Jem  and Scout "they don't do one thing but s (MORE)