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What is the change in atmosphere in the description of Sleepy Hollow an example of?

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lilmissyvette1 | Student, Grade 11 | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 21, 2008 at 6:36 AM via web

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What is the change in atmosphere in the description of Sleepy Hollow an example of?

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rebekahjlewis | Elementary School Teacher | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 7, 2008 at 1:17 PM (Answer #1)

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The change in atmosphere in Sleepy Hollow represents foreshadowing by the author. The ominous combination of stormy weather, the thunder, fog, etc. indicate something dark and terrible coming soon in the story.

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parado1994 | Student, Grade 11 | eNotes Newbie

Posted May 5, 2012 at 11:12 PM (Answer #2)

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foreshadowing

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