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Marie G. Lee
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1. Explain the use of Korean words as they are introduced in the story. What does each word mean? What is the importance of the Korean culture throughout the story? Could this story fit another culture? If so, which? Explain.

2. Abogee wants the twins to put off dating until they are in college. What is Chan's reaction to this demand? Is this a realistic expectation for their father to have? Why is it so important to Abogee that the twins get a good education?

3. Do any of the women in the story step outside of the traditional role they are expected to play? Whether the answer is "yes" or "no," be sure to elaborate upon the answer.

4. Abogee's brother Bong is a source of pain and embarrassment for the family.

Explain the conflict that Abogee has with Bong at the beginning of the story.

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Necessary Roughness from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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