The House On Mango Street Obstacles

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The definition of obstacle is a thing that blocks ones way. The author is Sandra Cisneros. The title is The House on Mango Street. The characters are Mama, Papa, Carlos, Kiki, Nenny and herself. The House on Mango Street is a story about a girl growing up in a poor Chicago neighborhood. The obstacles to the American dream are language barriers, lack of wealth, and lack of time (family). First of all one major obstacles are language barriers. “I believe she doesn’t come out because she is afraid to speak English.” (Doc C) paragraph 6.”When my father came to this country he only ate Hamandeggs because that is all he knew how to say.” (Doc C) paragraph 7. These relate to the obstacle of language barriers by immigrants. Immigrants

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