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The Little Mermaid

The climax of "The Little Mermaid" occurs when she must choose between killing the prince to save her own life or sacrificing herself so he may live. The climax of any story is the moment of...

Latest answer posted September 20, 2019, 9:36 pm (UTC)

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The Little Mermaid

In many respects, Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Mermaid" mirrors its Disney counterpart. The story's protagonist, a young mermaid and daughter of the Sea King, longs to become human in...

Latest answer posted February 9, 2019, 7:44 am (UTC)

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The Little Mermaid

To add to the answer above, there is another way of looking at the didactic value of Andersen's story. The little mermaid yearns not only for the prince's love but also for a soul, and her love for...

Latest answer posted February 27, 2015, 9:48 pm (UTC)

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The Little Mermaid

When reflecting on images that came to your mind when you read a story, consider how you envisioned elements like the setting or the main characters. Even though the author of a text might have a...

Latest answer posted August 1, 2021, 5:14 pm (UTC)

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