Unformatted text preview: language that well, thus she had to have a phrase book. Lee adds to the plot by telling a story on how she would go to the post office and her language would fall apart. The major story that Lee tells is when his mother went into a new butcher shop where she didn’t even know how the “take a number system worked”. Once she got a number and it was called she froze and said what she wanted in Korean, her native language. When she did this the butcher just ignored her and called the next number. Then she busted through the door got in the car and with her newly found driving skills backed up traffic. Throughout these major events you would not even have a story to begin with. That is why the plot is essential in telling any type of story style writing....
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- Spring '09
- English, Lingua franca, Butcher