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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the informer wound the subject?
(a) He provides commonplace information about the loved being.
(b) He tells lies about the loved being.
(c) He competes for the loved beings affections.
(d) He sabotages the subjects relationship with the other.
2. What does the narrator do to escape the perception of "disreality?'
(a) Tries to participate in banal conversations and discourse.
(b) Visits a therapist to discuss the crisis.
(c) Takes a walk in nature.
(d) Drinks more coffee.
3. In the section called Fade-out, where does the other's fade-out reside?
(a) In the other's appearance.
(b) In the other's voice.
(c) In the lover's memory.
(d) In the lover's silence.
4. What does that composer claim regarding tears?
(a) Tears are for the weak and unmanly.
(b) Never let your lover see you cry.
(c) Poetry is more eloquent than tears.
(d) One tear will say more than words.
5. Which author does the quotation "And the night illuminated the night" come from?
(c) John of the Cross.
Short Answer Questions
1. At the end of this section, which to spaces or realities does the author oppose?
2. Which relationship dynamic does the section of the text entitled "Domnei" or "dependency" describe?
3. At Fault/faults, describes the lover's feeling of guilt that results from which of the following feelings?
4. "I am crazy"/Mad, what does the lover realize in his madness?
5. To what does the "ghost ship," in the section entitled The Ghost Ship/Errantry refer?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the type of jealousy displayed by Werther in the figure Jealousy.
2. In Images, what is the lover's relationship to visual images he sees?
3. Briefly describe the process of induction in the figure "Show me whom to desire"/Induction.
4. What kind of scenes does the lover image in Ideas of Solution/Outcomes?
5. "Looking embarrassed"/Embarrassment: Describe the scene of embarrassment from Werther cited in this section.
6. Describe the relation between the informer, the lover, and the loved being in The Informer.
7. Novel/Drama: Why does the form in which a love story is told matter?
8. The Unknowable has to do with the lover's ability, or lack thereof, to know the other: what conclusion does the lover come to in this section?
9. "I am crazy"/Mad: How is the lover's madness metaphorical?
10. In Love's Languor/Languor, how is the Satyr contrasted with languor?
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