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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Governor ask Miska to bring in?
2. What does Khlastakov say Marya's lips are better than?
3. What does Anna say the Governor has never seen?
4. What does a voice off stage say?
5. Who does Marya say Khlestakov speaks like?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Russian and western culture.
1) What are the differences between the two cultures?
2) In what way have the two cultures influenced each other?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the play's dialogue. How does Gogol's dialogue contribute to the following areas:
Essay Topic 3
Examine the play's reception in three different countries including the country in which the book was written. How do their opinions about the books differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
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