Asked in To Kill a Mockingbird
To Kill a Mockingbird
What is an example of an oxymoron in 'To Kill a Mockingbird'?
July 14, 2015 5:52PM
"The warm bittersweet smell of clean Negro..." pg. 135 in the book with Scout in the front.
It is an oxymoron because bitter means the opposite of sweet. They have contrasting meanings.