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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says, "You must make the words crawl to him, with your tongue between their back legs"?
2. What is a dronkie?
3. Fill in the blank: "That's not a pondok, Boesman. It's a _____."
4. Which character says, "Hotnot and a Kaffer got no time for apartheid on a night like this. We must keep that bit of wood for later"?
5. What does the phrase "En dit?" mean?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are the primary themes of Boesman and Lena? What are some ways that Fugard expresses them? Use the definition of theme in your answer.
Essay Topic 2
How does the South African system of apartheid affect the plot of Boesman and Lena?
Essay Topic 3
Why did the white men bulldoze Boesman and Lena's village? What happened to the people there?
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