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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Serafina throw at Alvaro?
2. What kind of alcohol is Alvaro carrying?
3. What did Rosa recite on stage?
4. What does Serafina start to arrange on the tray?
5. What does the priest call Serafina when she threatens to break her husband's urn?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the play's dialogue. How does the author's dialogue contribute to the following areas?
Essay Topic 2
What are the conventions of a play in terms of character, language and plot? In what way did THE ROSE TATTOO help to set the template for similar plays? Do modern plays still use the ideas the author used in THE ROSE TATTOO?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the author's life. In what way are his life and personality is reflected in the book? Do the students think it is important to understand the author's life to understand the meaning of a work?
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