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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What subject does M. Paul decide to teach Lucy himself?
2. What languages does M. Paul think Lucy secretly knows?
3. M. Paul is leaving Europe to go where?
4. What part of her new school does Lucy decide to dedicate to M. Paul while he is away?
5. Why does M. Paul tell Lucy that people think that she is dangerous for him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Lucy has significant relationships with both Paulina and Ginevra in the story. The reader can see, in the latter part of the novel, Lucy comparing the characters of Paulina and Ginevra to one another, and declaring one of them a better person than the other. Please compare and contrast Paulina and Ginevra's characters, give examples from the book, then explain which character you like more and why.
Essay Topic 2
The literary element of conflict is found throughout Lucy's story. Please define conflict as a literary function. Describe the following three types of conflict and give one example from the story for each of these types of conflict:
1) Man vs. man.
2) Man vs. self.
3) Man vs. society.
Essay Topic 3
Describe what narration is and what type of narration was used in the story of Villette. Give three examples from the novel of how the use of narration in Villette was essential to the story. Please explain if you liked the type of narration used in Villette--why or why not? If possible, use examples from the story.
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