All 4 Uses of
To Kill a Mockingbird
- They persisted in pleading Not Guilty to first-degree murder,
p. 5..7persisted = continued
- ...a dreadful banging issued from the radiator pipes, persisting until someone investigated and brought forth Eunice Ann saying she didn't want to play Shadrach any more—
p. 156..0persisting = continuing
- She knew full well the enormity of her offense, but because her desires were stronger than the code she was breaking, she persisted in breaking it.
p. 272..2 *persisted = continued
- She persisted, and her subsequent reaction is something that all of us have known at one time or another.
(persist) to continue -- often despite difficulty