Presentation on theme: "Catcher in the Rye Chapters 17 -19. Chapter 17 What signs of Holden being an impulsive character do we see in this chapter? Date with Sally Hayes Starts."— Presentation transcript:
Catcher in the Rye Chapters
Chapter 17 What signs of Holden being an impulsive character do we see in this chapter? Date with Sally Hayes Starts at the theatre The Biltmore How does this go? What other side to Holden do we see?
Chapter 18 Date continues at the ice rink. Holden tries to tell Sally about his problems How does her reaction upset him? How stable do you think Holden is at this time? What gives you clues to this? Find evidence in the text The date ends with Holden walking out on Sally What is Holden's reasoning for why the date ended in this way?
Chapter 19 Holden thinks about phoning Jane Gallagher again Phones Carl Luce and arranges to meet up Goes to see a film Meets up with Carl What is Holdens mood like now? What do we learn of him through his conversation with Carl? How does this meeting end? What is the impression of Holden you are left with at the end of Chapter 19?
What is the significance of the following quotes? I felt like marrying her the minute I saw her. Im crazy. I dont even like her very much, and yet all of a sudden I felt like I was in love with her …I swear to God Im crazy, I admit it. pg 112 It was one of the phoniest conversations you ever heard in your life…the worst part was the jerk had one of those very phony, Ivy league voices, one of those very tired, snobby voices. pg 115
What is the significance of the following quotes? Then I sort of started lighting matches.I do that quite a lot when Im in a certain mood…its a nervous habit. pg 116 Did you ever get fed up? I said. I mean did you ever get scared that everything was going to go lousy unless you did something? pg 117 Dont shout, please, old Sally said. Which was very funny, because I wasnt even shouting. pg 117
What is the significance of the following quotes? Well stay in these cabin camps and stuff till the dough runs out…I could get a job somewhere and we could live somewhere with a brook and all, and later on we could get married or something. I could chop all our wood in the wintertime. pg 119 What? she said, I cant hear you. One minute you scream at me and the next you- pg 119 Cmon lets get outa here, I said you give me a royal pain in the ass, if you want to know the truth. pg 120