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Favorite Folktales from Around the World Study Questions & Topics for Discussion

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Topics for Discussion

Discuss love. List three characters from three different stories in the book that seem to show a genuine love. In what ways did they express this love? What leads you to believe it was true love?

Describe Catherine's character from the story "Catherine, the Sly Country Lass." Is this story realistic? Explain why or why not.

In the story of "Glooscap and the Baby," explain what the story teller was trying to relate through that story? What was the moral or lesson from the story? Is there another story in the book that parallels this story or lesson?

In the story of the Toad-Bridegroom, the toad pretends to be a god giving a message and is rewarded for it. In the story of The Prayer that Was Answered the man that pretends to be a god giving a message is killed. Compare these two stories and the...

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