Is a Littmus lozenge a real candy?
Littmus Lozenges are a fictional candy mentioned in the children’s book “Because of Winn-Dixie” by Kate DiCamillo. In the book, the candies are made by Littmus W. Block, and they contain sorrow as a key ingredient. People who eat the candy taste the sweetness and remember their sorrows.
What does a Littmus lozenge taste like?
When people taste a Littmus Lozenge, they all seem to notice the flavor of root beer and strawberry. However, there is another special flavor in the candy that’s often hard to name: sorrow.
Why was Otis put in jail?
Otis confides that he was sent to jail because he played his music out on the street. Otis loves to play his guitar, but he thinks that music is best played for an audience. Otis knew that the handcuffs would keep him from playing his guitar, so he hit the police officer and knocked him out right there on the street.
What kind of sandwiches did Gloria and Opal make for the party?
Because of Winn Dixie – Part 3
|What kind of sandwiches did Opal and Gloria make for the party||egg salad sandwiches|
|What did Gloria call the punch they made||Dump Punch|
|What did Franny bring to the party||Litmus Lozenges|
|What did Sweetie bring to the party||pictures of dogs|
Why does Opal forget about Winn-Dixie?
Opal forgets about Winn-Dixie because she’s so preoccupied with saving her outdoor party from a sudden thunderstorm. She and Gloria Dump threw the party together, and the impromptu downpour threatens to destroy everything.
What did Otis bring to the party?
Otis brings his guitar to play and a huge jar of dill pickles—the “biggest jar” Opal had ever seen.
What did Otis not bring to the party?
Otis is reluctant to go to the party because he wants to play a piano and not the guitar.
Who went with opal to look for Winn-Dixie?
Gloria hands Opal a flashlight and tells her that she can’t love the things that leave, so she must “love what you got while you got it” (158). The preacher and Opal leave the party to look for Winn-Dixie.
Why did Amanda suggest that they go inside?
Why did Amanda suggest that they go inside? She thought it was about to rain. The yard was messy.
Why did Sweetie Pie say Winn Dixie couldn’t be lost?
2. Why did Sweetie Pie say Winn-Dixie couldn’t be lost? Because he’s too smart to get lost.
What was Winn Dixie eating when Opal found him?
Deep in the jungle of the witch’s yard, she hears someone laughing and sees Winn-Dixie literally eating from the witch’s hand. Delicious peanut butter! Opal sees that the “witch” has wrinkled brown skin and a big flowered hat and she doesn’t look like a witch at all.
Does Opals mom come back?
The main character, India Opal Buloni (usually called Opal) has moved to Naomi, Florida with her father (usually called the Preacher). She also is able to start talking to her father about her mother and gets to feel like she knows her mom a bit. Her mom does not come back. Winn-Dixie does not die.
Why did Miss Franny become librarian?
How did Miss Franny become a librarian? Answer: When she was a child, Miss Franny asked her father for a small library. He built one for her and she became the librarian of her own library.
How does Opal know that Winn-Dixie doesn’t like to be left alone?
How does Opal know that Winn-Dixie does not like to be left alone? He would pull the cushions off the couch.
What is Opals main problem?
The conflict is essentially that Opal is lonely, in a new place, and unable to accept the fact that her mother is gone. Starting with a stray dog she finds in a supermarket and adopts and names Winn-Dixie, Opal begins making new friends who help to make her life much better.
Why does Opal feel lonely?
Why does Opal feel lonely? Opal feels lonely because she has just moved to a new town and does not have friends.
Why is opal so happy at the end of Chapter 8?
Why is Opal so happy at the end of Chapter 8? Opal made a friend, got a job, and got her first party invitation. What does Opal promise to do so that she can earn Winn-Dixie a red collar and leash from the pet store? Opal promised to clean the pet store.