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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What illness does Vimini have?
2. In Part 2, who does Elio say used to come to the spot where he likes to go to read alone?
3. When was the only time that Oscar said that he did not exercise?
4. In Part 1, who does Elio consider writing about Oliver?
5. In Part 1, what vehicle does Elio like to race by when he jogs?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Part 1, what are meals like at Elio's house?
2. In Part 1, what does Elio remember about seeing Oliver for the first time?
3. Why does Elio have fear in Part 1?
4. How does Elio feel when he sees Chiara with Oliver?
5. In Part 2, after Oliver and Elio go to town together for the second time since he came, what happens at lunch?
6. How is the time that Elio spends with Marzia a substitute for spending time with Oliver on page 117?
7. In Part 2, when Oliver and Elio go to town for the second time during his visit, what does Elio do and see as he waits for Oliver to get some papers?
8. In Part 2, as Oliver and Elio go to town together for the second time during Oliver's visit, what do they stop and look at?
9. In Part 1, why do Elio's parents take in summer guests and what do the guests do in return?
10. What does Elio tell Oliver's pillow at the end of Part 1?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Intimacy with Oliver helps Elio learn more about himself and gives him the ability to communicate better with people. How does intimacy lead to self-knowledge for Elio? How does intimacy help him form ties with people?
Essay Topic 2
Elio is intimate with Marzia. How would you describe the relationship between Elio and Marzia? Are they both equally invested in the relationship? What future does there seem to be in the relationship?
Essay Topic 3
Elio takes Oliver to a place where Monet used to paint. What does the berm represent to Elio? What does the place represent in the budding relationship between Elio and Oliver?
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