Task 2: Aphorisms
Have you ever heard the term aphorism ?
An aphorism is a statement expressing an opinion or general truth. Sometimes, an aphorism can be used to express the theme of a story.
Consider the aphorism “It is better to give than to receive” and participate in a Whole Group Discussion.
- Can you describe a situation for which this aphorism is true?
- Can you describe a situation for which this aphorism is false?
- How might this aphorism apply to your own best gift? How do you think the person or people who gave it to you felt?