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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Isolde urge this person to do?
2. What do Isolde and this person do when she has to leave?
3. Their son has learned the story of his parents and has grown into what?
4. What does Tristram do with a stick of hazel?
5. What does the woman's lover do with what she has sent him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In Chaitivel, a lady cannot choose a husband from her suitors.
Part 1) Why can she not choose a husband from her suitors? How does she remedy this?
Part 2) Is this a good way to choose a mate? Why or why not? What does this reveal about her?
Part 3) What is the moral of this story? What might readers think of this story? Why?
Essay Topic 2
Lanval's loyalty is tested.
Part 1) How is his loyalty tested? Why is it tested?
Part 2) What are the outcomes of each of these tests? What do they reveal about Lanval?
Part 3) How is Lanval rewarded? Is this a substantial and appropriate award? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
In Milun, a parallel is made between various aspects of the story.
Part 1) What parallel events take place? How are they similar?
Part 2) What is the purpose for these parallel events?
Part 3) How are these events similar to events found in other stories in this book?
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