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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Of what does the descent into the cellar remind Daniel?
2. What surprises Daniel about Julián's story?
3. Where does Daniel go after dinner in City of Shadows Chapter 35
4. What is Daniel's son's name?
5. Who says, "One loves truly only once in a lifetime...even if one isn't aware of it"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What became of the old Aldaya home?
2. How does Julián learn about Daniel's copy of The Shadow of the Wind?
3. What does Daniel learn about Julián's parents in Nuria Monfort: Remembrance of the Lost Chapter 3?
4. What does Julián discover in The Angel of Mist in Nuria Monfort: Remembrance of the Lost Chapter 10?
5. Why is someone burning Julián's books?
6. Where does Fermín take Daniel the night before the wedding?
7. How does Fumero die?
8. Why does Daniel take Fermín to the Barcelos in City of Shadows Chapter 32?
9. How do the Barcelos convince Father Fernando to marry Bea and Daniel?
10. Why does Tomás beat up Daniel in The Shadow of the Wind Chapter 1?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Daniel and Fermín first meet, they are extremely different from each other. After Daniel brings Fermín to work at the bookshop, the two become fast friends. Compare and contrast Daniel and Fermín. For example, how are their priorities different? How are their backgrounds different? How do they each approach life?
Essay Topic 2
The author, Carlos Ruiz Zafon, uses foreshadowing to help the reader predict. Highlight at least three instances of foreshadowing and how those instances work to help the reader figure out future events and outcomes in the story.
Essay Topic 3
The Shadow of the Wind uses the narration of Daniel, Nuria and Julián to tell the entire story. How do these multiple viewpoints and narrations aid in the story's development? Explore each character's contribution to the story using specific examples from the text.
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