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FL:"A young man started following us around,saying Minerva was the most beautiful woman he'd ever seen"(Alvares 33).This is a hyperbole because it exaggerates Minerva beauty according to the young man.In the surrounding text it talks about how beautiful Minerva was,and how it wasn't uncommon for her to get compliments when they go out and how people are so fond over Minerva.

FL:"A young man started following us around,saying Minerva was the most beautiful woman he'd ever seen"(Alvares 33).This is a hyperbole because it exaggerates Minerva beauty according to the young man.In the surrounding text it talks about how beautiful Minerva was,and how it wasn't uncommon for her to get compliments when they go out and how people are so fond over Minerva.

FL:"Minerva drops hints as big as bombs"(Alvares 35)This is a simile and hyperbole because it uses "as" to compare her hints to bomb and it exaggerates her hints.In the surrounding that it talks about how Minerva has gotten into swimming,but now wishes to go the capital in order to take classes to become a layer.Although this is her dream her father doesn't approve but her mother says otherwise.

FL:"Minerva drops hints as big as bombs"(Alvares 35)This is a simile and hyperbole because it uses "as" to compare her hints to bomb and it exaggerates her hints.In the surrounding that it talks about how Minerva has gotten into swimming,but now wishes to go the capital in order to take classes to become a layer.Although this is her dream her father doesn't approve but her mother says otherwise.

CTC-Patria-step 3-  "I started noting the deadness in Padre Ignacio's voice, the tedium between the gospel and communion...My faith was shifting and i was Afraid" (Alvarez 52). This shows how throughout chapter 4 Patria starts to loose her faith, because of the pregnancy and worrying about Minerva's faith.

Step was dangerous speaking out against the shows she is brave,strong and will do almost anything to get her point across.

CTC Step 1: "Yes, for sure, our Dede here is going to be the millionaire in the family." This quote gives us an idea of what type of character Dede is. It is well known that millionaires are often intelligent, and quick-witted individuals. The author used "showing not telling" to get their ideas across.

CTC-Minerva-Step "Minerva says a soul is like a deep longing in you that you can never fill up, but you try" (Alvarez This quote shows that Minerva is a deep thinker.

In the 1950's, nobody in the Dominican Republic dared deny Rafael Trujillo (country's dictator) anything. Except Minerva Mirabal who told him to take a hike when the notorious womanizer showed his "interest" in the beautiful and intelligent young woman thirty-five years his junior. His continued advances put great pressure on Mirabal's family and, as a further attempt to force her hand, when she became a lawyer, he saw to it that she wouldn't be able to get a license to practice her…

Literature Of The Generalized: In the story, all the sister are as in denial as everyone else until they learn the truth about their government and so became brave rebels.

Minerva's beauty was being exaggerated because she was protrayed to be the prettier one and by the young man who started following them adding more to the theory of her being beautiful only helped keeping that going.This add to Minerva of having such high self esteem and being out spoken because she knows how others see her.

Minerva's beauty was being exaggerated because she was protrayed to be the prettier one and by the young man who started following them adding more to the theory of her being beautiful only helped keeping that going.This add to Minerva of having such high self esteem and being out spoken because she knows how others see her.

Step 3 CTC Minerva: "I'd get restless with jealousy when Papa brought their letters back from the Salcedo post office. I jump in the jeep and roar off into the countryside, my foot pressing heavily down on the gas as if speed could set me free."(Pg.85) check comments

Step 3 CTC Minerva: "I'd get restless with jealousy when Papa brought their letters back from the Salcedo post office. I jump in the jeep and roar off into the countryside, my foot pressing heavily down on the gas as if speed could set me check comments

Step 3: "Sor Asuncion comes right out and says your older sister has been caught sneaking out of school" (pg.38). Her actions shows that she is rebel and sneaky.

Step "Sor Asuncion comes right out and says your older sister has been caught sneaking out of school" Her actions shows that she is rebel and sneaky.

Minerva Mirabal: Dominican Republican hero who fought against Trujillo

Minerva Mirabal: Dominican Republican hero who fought against Trujillo

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