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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. After correcting her grammar, Henry states that he sent her to a good school so she wouldn't be ruined by ______.
2. Henry states, "Think of it as a ________ marriage. You and I are above hypocrisy."
3. Annie finally admits that she had been having breakfast with one of the company at __________.
4. Henry asked Annie if she is going to see Billy again and she replied that she wants to go to his next ______.
5. Henry says into the phone, "Don't tell me about professional, you lost half a day of shooting the war memorial with a ______ shadow over it."
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Brodie's writing is noted as being less effective than Henry's writing, but art is something that is quite subjective in terms of its worth to a reader or to an audience.
Part 1: How do the characters in the play define good or bad writing?
Part 2: Why do you think Brodie's writing is seen as less effective than Henry's writing?
Part 3: How can art ever be reasonably judged by others? Or can't it?
Essay Topic 2
While the play is often quite funny to the audience, the social commentary is also quite apparent to the audience.
Part 1: Why do you think this play is so often categorized as a comedy?
Part 2: In what ways might the play's content also be saying something about the life during that particular time period?
Part 3: Do you think a play has to have a social commentary to make? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The character of Max is one that seems to take on the woes of his relationships, even though the women seem to be the ones who are doing the damage.
Part 1: Why do you think Max is so sensitive within his relationships?
Part 2: Do you think Max would make a good partner within the context of a relationship? Why or why not?
Part 3: Do you think Max will be happy when he gets married at the end? Why or why not?
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