History Literature / TheHouseOnMangoStreet

16th Apr '15 9:14:18 AM MegaMarioMan
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* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter Averted like whoa.
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* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter Averted like whoa. whoa. * BookEnds: Part of the first vignette appears in the final one, ''Mango Says Goodbye Sometimes.'' And yes, the part that's repeated ends after the comma: --> We didn't always live on Mango Street. Before that we lived on Loomis on the third floor, and before that we lived on Keeler. Before Keeler it was Paulina,

* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter Averted like whoa. CharacterTitle: ''Marin'', ''Sire'', and ''Sally''.

* MostWritersAreWriters: Writing is Esperanza's means of escape
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* LongTitle ** ''There Was an Old Woman She Had So Many Children She Didn't Know What to Do'' ** ''Papa Who Wakes Up Tired in the Dark'' ** ''Rafaela Who Drinks Coconut & Papaya Juice on Tuesdays'' ** ''Alicia & I Talking on Edna's Steps'' * MostWritersAreWriters: Writing is Esperanza's means of escapeescape. * OneWordTitle: ''Hairs'', ''Laughter'', ''Chanclas'', and ''Hips''.

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* MostWritersAreWriters: Writing TitleDrop: Many vignette titles are repeated in the stories. To name a few, ''The House on Mango Street'' (which is Esperanza's means of escapeactually a double Title Drop, given that it's the book's title), ''My Name'', ''Meme Ortiz'', ''Those Who Don't'', ''A Rice Sandwich'', ''Four Skinny Trees'', ''No Speak English'', and ''Mango Says Goodbye Sometimes''.
3rd Sep '14 1:23:07 PM JustDancerStarships
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* InnocentInaccurate: Esperanza, throughout the entire book
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* InnocentInaccurate: Esperanza, throughout the entire bookbook. * {{Jerkass}}: Mamacita's husband. He complains about Mamacita only being able to speak Spanish, when he could teach her English himself.
13th Jan '14 8:01:27 PM Raytina
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[[ManChild Woman Child:]] Ruthie. Many characters avoid her because of this.
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* [[ManChild Woman Child:]] Ruthie. Many characters avoid her because of this.
13th Jan '14 8:01:08 PM Raytina
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[[ManChild Woman Child:]] Ruthie. Many characters avoid her because of this.
16th Aug '13 9:14:23 AM ShadowHog
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Foot Focus was turned into a redirect to These Tropes Are Made For Walking, and is no longer a trope. Performing wick cleanup.
* FootFocus: Esperanza constantly measures age and maturity by people's feet and shoes.
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