Irony Short Stories
Here are 3 short stories that contain irony.
(We will be doing this in class today.)
What irony do you see? How do you know it is ironic? Justify your answers with textual evidence.
- Lamb to the Slaughter-Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl Text1
- The Lottery-The Lottery by Shirley Jackson
- The Luncheon-The Luncheon by W. Somerset Maugham
“Ironic” lyrics – Ironic Lyrics