Presentation on theme: "N OSTALGIC Kassi Hall. D ENOTATIVE MEANING An excessive yearning for people, things, or situations of the past that evoke pleasure or sadness upon thinking."— Presentation transcript:
N OSTALGIC Kassi Hall
D ENOTATIVE MEANING An excessive yearning for people, things, or situations of the past that evoke pleasure or sadness upon thinking of them.
C ONNOTATIVE MEANING Strong emotions and feelings of either sadness or happiness for things of the past Such as missing a friend or wanting to return to your home/home town. Some thing that evokes nostalgia (i.e. childhood toys or old photographs). Words associated could be reunion or home.
The woman couldnt help but feel nostalgic when she visited the old market she used to go to as a girl.
CITATIONS nostalgic Merriam-webster.com Merriam Webster Web. Jan Hussey, Tom. Untitled Reflections Series, Dallas. Hussey Photography. Web. Jan Magritte, René. Homesickness Oil on canvas. Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels.