Only Daughter Connotation Evelin Murcia

Cisneros refers to Herserf as an "only daughter" and "only a daughter.

The connotative impact of these word are negative because Cisneros felt sad and lonely being the only family child in her family.

the denotation of the words only daughter are that she was the only girl in family.

Cisneros’s father boast that he has “siete hijos”.

The connotative impact of both definitions of hijos is she felt distant because they are not including her in the family.

The denotatiton of the word hijos is sons and children

Cisneros laments that her father refers to her as a "maestra "not even a "profesora"

The connotative impact of these words are She felt bad because her father did not see her as a teacher but rather as an untitled teacher.

The denotative meaning of the word profesora is Teacher is the qualified professional who teaches one or several subject.


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