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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Rosemary goes to _______ Funeral Home.
2. How many letters did Philip send to Eleanor?
3. Who sends Philip off to war?
4. White item is Josie carrying when she speaks to the doorman?
5. Teddy jokingly asks Philip about _____.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the relationship between Philip and Eleanor. Are they close? Is there anything unusual about their relationship? How might the pregnancy affect the relationship? Why do you think Eleanor refuses to marry Doyle? What might happen to the baby? How might Philip's return affect the way Eleanor plans to raise Tess?
Essay Topic 2
Write a short story from the point of Eleanor Smith regarding her first meeting with Philip Alsop. How did the pair become friends and eventually lovers? Does the couple have anything in common at all? If so, what? How does Eleanor adjust her professional life in regards to Philip's wishes? How has the life of each character changed since they met?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Ephron's use of foreshadowing throughout the book. Give at least three examples of foreshadowing. Give details and the purpose of using the technique. How else could the reader learn about the important information? What other technique might have been used?
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