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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Rosemary and Jane have lunch at _____.
2. Who is Eleanor with when Philip arrives?
3. Who gives Eleanor's new address to Philip?
4. Philip asks Rosemary to do which of the following?
5. Who tells Rosemary about the affair?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write a journal from the point of view of Tess in 18 years after she learns the truth about her father and the relationship between her parents. How might she react? Would times have changed abruptly since 1917? Would the news change the way Tess feels toward her mother? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Symbolism is an important part of a story, often giving clues to the reader. What are the ways in which Ephron uses symbolism in this story? Give examples of blatant symbolism and more subtle symbolism. Compare and contrast the symbolism used in Ephron's book and a story written by a famous author.
Essay Topic 3
The story allows for a substantial use of flashback. Discuss the use of flashback in the storytelling process. Does each character give enough information to make the story relatable? Do you like the use of flashbacks? Explain.
This section contains 210 words
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