This page will attempt to help the students reading To Kill a Mockingbird understand the many allusions and idioms that can be found in the book. The chapters of To Kill a Mockingbird will be listed in numerical order, and will each be linked to a separate page. In these pages, the various allusions and idioms will be listed and explained in such a way that you might hopefully understand them more easily than had you simply read the book by itself.

The pages will be organized in a particular manner, in which each quote is set in italics, and each explanation in bold. The various quotes will be numbered in order of the location within each chapter, and the page number on which they can be found will be displayed at the end of the quote.

Chapter 1

Chapter 2