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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Desire in November", when did Barbagallo's clothes get stolen?
2. "The Adventure of a Clerk," how does Enrico Gnei feel after starting work?
3. In "The Adventure of a Bather", what is the setting?
4. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is still in the pastry shop when the police arrive?
5. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", where does Federico live?
Essay Topic 1
Explain how the stories in "Difficult Loves" are and are not dated.
Essay Topic 2
Explore and discuss the theme of waste in
1) "Man in the Wasteland" and
2) "Lazy Sons"
making sure to cite examples from the text.
Essay Topic 3
Explain why each of the stories in "Stories of Love and Loneliness" are indeed stories of love and loneliness.
This section contains 597 words
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