Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "The Castaway and the Sea" whom is the castaway baling for his misfortune?
2. Who is Piraeus?
3. In "The Young Wastrel and the Swallow" what does the man lose?
4. In "The Bald Horseman" why do people laugh at the bald man?
5. What happens to the passengers aboard a ship in "The Sea Voyagers"?
Essay Topic 1
What is an allegory? How has the author employed allegory in the fables collection?
Essay Topic 2
Many animals do the talking in the fables. Do you see any reason for that? What is the reason behind animals taking on human characteristics in the fables?
Essay Topic 3
How do the objects used in all the fables (for example, the caves, trees, statues, etc.) encourage credulity to the setting in the fables?
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