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What do the pieces you read by Richard Rodriguez, Amy Tan, and Julia Alvarez illustrate about the immigrant experience in twentieth-century America? How are the children in these works different from their parents?

Works read are: Complexion - Rodriguez; Two Kinds - Tan; and Daughter of Invention - Alvarez.

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    What is the main feature emphasized by these authors about the immigrant experience? This can form the basis of your thesis sentence.

    In the body of your paper, you can describe these experiences and compare them with the experiences of the immigrants' children.

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    that they cant speak good english

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