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Q: What are some important similes in the book The Pearl by John?
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Similes in the book the Pearl by John Steinbeck?

kinos dick was as hard as a prosthetic leg

What are similes in the book the pearl by John beckstien?

one is "he hissed like a snake " n a metaphor is "he saw the speck of the gulf clouds soar high in the sky"

What is the tone of the book the pearl?

The Pearl is a book written by John Steinbeck in 1947. The tone in this book is calm, and nostalgic.

Where can one purchase the book 'The Pearl' by John Steinbeck?

The book "Pearl" by John Steinbeck can be purchased from several websites. Among them are Barnes and Noble, Walmart, Etsy, Christian Book, Book Depository, and Amazon.

Why did John Steinbeck use a pearl to symbolize something in the book The Pearl?

The symbolism of the pearl is wealth.

What differences from the movie and the book about the pearl?

In the book by John Steinbeck "The Pearl", the baby was named Coyotito. In the film his name was pronounced Juanito.

What is a book written by John Steinbeck?

the pearl

When is the setting the book 'The Pearl' by John Steinbeck?

A Latin American pearl diving village.

How many pages are in the book the Pearl?

If you are talking about The Pearl by: John Steinbeck there are 90 pages

Was the pearl evil in the book the pearl by John Steinbeck?

As evil as a non-living object can be, yes. In the book he compares the pearl to a scorpion and a malignant tumor (just to name a few). There are many strong signs that the pearl is evil in the book.

Who is the protaganist in the book the pearl by John Steinbeck?


Is their similes in the book holes?

I would imagine there would be. There are similes in almost any book you pick.

Is there any similes in the book tiger rising?

yes there is similes in the book tiger rising.

Were did the book the pearl take place at?

The Pearl by John Steinbeck took place at La Paz, Mexico.

Who are the trackers in the book the pearl by John Steinbeck?

the trackers are people that track down kino and his family for the pearl.

What does the hammock represent in the book the pearl by John Steinbeck?

there is no hammock that represents something.

Who wrote The Pearls?

The Pearl(Book) was written by John Steinbeck.

What are 2 similes in the book the stolen children?

there r no similes that i can find!

what are the similes in the book called boy?

what is the answer?

What Literary Devices are used in the Pearl?

There are various techniques used in the book. The main ones are imagery, alliteration, metaphors, similes, personification, idioms, foreshadowing, repetition, and symbolism.

How is the pearl formed in the book by John Steinbeck?

it was a large as asea-gull"S was the gratest pearl in the world

What similes are found in secrets in the shadows?

Similes found in the book secrets in the shadows

What is a song that describes the book The Pearl by John Steinback?

waving flag

Which John Steinbeck book relates to a Mexican folk tale?

The pearl.

Who is kino in the story?

the main character in book "the pearl" by John Steinbeck