The Transformation of Arachne into a Spider

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Ovid, a well known Roman poet wrote Metamorphosis, a collection of short stories and poems with mythological characters. The short story “The Transformation of Arachne into a Spider” is one of the stories in the collection. The tale is rich with imagery and figurative language as it details the transformation, and is targeted towards 12th grade students.

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