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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the type of realism Chekhov is known for in his writing, and which would refer to The Lady with the Pet Dog?
2. What is the fence surrounding Anna's house studded with?
3. What did Gurov's past lovers do once they realized their mistake?
4. Where does Anna go during the intermission?
5. Fill in the blank: "To women he always seemed ______ than what he was."
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What imagery is depicted in The Lady with the Pet Dog? Define the terms "imagery, "simile," and "metaphor." Give examples of each in your response.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the foreshadowing in the novella. What is the meaning behind the term, "Chekhov's Gun?" How does this apply to The Lady with the Pet Dog?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the theme of "Misogyny" as it applies to The Lady with the Pet Dog. How is this theme presented? Which character does the theme embody?
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