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    language features present in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland which make it effective for children "You see, so many out-of-the-way things had happened lately that Alice had begun to think that very few things were really impossible", and that is the appeal of "Wonderland"; the confines of reality, which children are unaware of and adults resent, do not exist. The story is therefore, for both ages, a form of escapism, however, whereas the adults' "Wonderland" is limited to the page for a

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    In Lewis Carroll’s fiction novel, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Alice has went through numerous changes, including her surroundings, size, and the people around her which has influenced most of the decisions that she had chosen to make. While Alice had her ups and downs while experiencing the changes handed to her in this mysterious place, she took some time to adapt to her new ways of living. Not all of these changes were good, and not all of them were bad, because a lot of these changes forced

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    Most critics agree that Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is not a frivolous child’s tale born of pure whimsy. Rather, it portrays the problems inherent to the process of growing up and becoming an adult. More specifically, in “Educating Alice: The Lessons of Wonderland”, Jan Susina posits that the novel pertains to the act of conforming and finding one’s place in an existing adult society. He suggests that Alice is generally pleasing and agreeable and even cites Alice’s physical changes in size and

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    or not. A child’s body will grow and mature even if the mind doesn’t understand why things are happening and the self-doubt it may bring to one’s identity as one tries to adapt to a new development. In “Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland,” Lewis Carrol portrays this difficulty in Alice’s adventures wandering around her dream world. Alice sits by a riverbank, slowly falling asleep by the book her sister is reading to her. As her consciousness wanes, she spots a talking rabbit and follows him across

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    returns home at the end of the day. The last stanza ends the poem by opening the beginning of the story of Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland by alluding to its childish and dreamlike theme. Carroll composed this poem as an epigraph for the novel in order to maintain the personal feeling of telling the story to the Liddell girls out loud. The epigraph serves as an allusion to the whole Wonderland story itself, but Carroll also offers other allusions to other literary works, such as poems and nursery

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    As a child I identified with a little blond girl named Alice from C. S. Lewis’ “Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland”. One of the reasons is that I she had lots of adventures with strange, new people and I felt like that at times since my father was in the United States Army and we moved often and travelled a great deal. I admired the way that Alice could handle nearly any situation that she found herself in even if she was overwhelmed at first and that she got to meet interesting characters along

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    rabbit hole into wonderland, a strange and whimsical world outside of the real world filled with fantastic characters who are all mad. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is a book in which the real world and fantastic world are separate and Alice travels to the fantastic world from the real world. To her, Wonderland is extremely bizarre and not normal. The characters in Wonderland, whom Alice meets would never be found in real life and include the White Rabbit who brings Alice into Wonderland, the Mad Hatter

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    Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Philosophy – a subject that had driven people insane for as long as humans know their history. All the time people try to find a meaning, and later controvert it. For example, critics view a novel by Lewis Carroll Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, as a quest for maturity story, Carroll’s view on Victorian Society and even existential meaning on life. All of those interpretations come from philosophical “drive” of the critics. The truth is that

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    Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is a story that has been loved and read by different age groups. Lewis Carroll wrote the book in such a way that the reader, young or old, could be trapped into Alice’s world of adventure. The illustrations by John Tenniel help portray the story beautifully. Tenniel put pictures to Carroll’s thoughts exactly. When a student reads Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland for the first time, it is always great if he or she could be introduced to his illustrations. However,

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    reflect in their writings. Lewis Carroll demonstrates a logical, but seemingly nonsensical and childlike viewpoint on the world of the 1800s, via his novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Throughout this somewhat confusing tale, Alice Liddell, a sensible girl of seven, travels through a fantastical dream-like world known to her as Wonderland. During her journey, Alice is met with a number of fairly vexing characters; namely: the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, the White Rabbit, the Mock Turtle, the

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