Krylov's fable "The Elephant and the Pug."

Fables like to listen to children and adults see them as a hidden meaning, and "double bottom".Kids perceive them as fairy tales, because the main characters are the product of animals, birds, insects.They are written in verse, but easily perceived as imaginative and accessible language.Fables different satirical orientation.It is also a mandatory part of a moral - a definite conclusion to which comes fabulist.Sometimes he voiced it right at the end of the work, and sometimes the reader has to come to it himself.An interesting and beloved by many and is a fable "The Elephant and the Pug."

History of

fable appeared a long time ago.The ancient Greeks read Aesop, the French - La Fontaine.In Russia it is a fable told and presented their own language Krylov, who became the most famous Russian fabulist.

favorite fable

"Elephant and Pug" - one of the most famous works written in this genre.In this fable, there are two main characters.Passive - this elephant.It is unusual for the area, so at a time when his drive through the streets, going to the crowd wanting to see him.Active pug dog.She is trying all possible ways to attract the attention of the Elephant and others.For this Pug barks, squeals and galloping ahead.It seems to be their goal, it does not reach as elephant does not pay attention to it, and continue to go forward.Krylov's fable "The Elephant and the Pug" shows that a truly great man anyway, what opinion has been formed about him in meaningless for him to people.Hula or wagging tail - he does not care about them.However, the behavior of the Pug noticed her neighbor Shawky.It offers its familiar stop shame, because her actions nor to no avail.On this Pug she replied that she did not realize her plan.She did not intend to join into open conflict with elephants.On the contrary, she likes that do not participate in the fight, it will be able to create an opinion as a big bully.

IAKrylov."The Elephant and the Pug."Analysis of morality

In this fable is not a separate paragraph, which would be concluded.Therefore, there is no unambiguous morality.Some believe Moska negative character, which advertises itself without having any reason.Talking with his neighbor barn, she explains that although it adheres to the elephant, but it is not his opinion it is important.He - just a way to show their strength and courage.It is to such findings should come around, watching this scene.Pug behaves as a strategist, able to achieve the goals cunning and devious ways.Others believe that the fable "The Elephant and the Pug" indicates how pathetic and ridiculous little dog looks effort trying to attract attention to the importance and the great beast.At the same time how stupid her entourage if they take pug trick for bravery and courage!Other people believe that there is no hidden meaning of the fable, and a small pug, barking at the elephant itself, really strong.Her actions appreciated by those for whom it is more important than how they look from the outside than what they really are.The fable "The Elephant and the Pug", the text of which is very ambiguous, and has become even quoted product.The last lines have become proverbial.So often talk about petty politicians, publicly criticizing the great, knowing that they will not communicate with them.