What does if only if only the woodpecker sighs mean?
Why does Madame Zeroni not like Myra?
Why did Mr. Sir eat so many sunflower seeds? Mr. Sir wanted to be a professional baseball player, and baseball players eat sunflower seeds.
“if only, if only.” How do the words “if only, if only” parallel Stanley’s predicament? They parallel Stanley’s wish that things had turned out differently for him. They parallel how lonely Stanley feels most of the time at school and at the camp.
The words “If only, if only” help connect two timelines by expressing the feelings of both the woodpecker and the wolf. Explanation: While in the tree, the woodpecker sighs the words “if only, if only”. It is the same as the wolf does from under the tree.
What is the lullaby in holes?
This is a super short poem from the book Holes by Louis Sachar. The poem is about wishes and being unhappy with your lot in life. Read it: “If only, if only,” the woodpecker sighs, The bark of the tree was as soft as the skies.