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In what time and place does Roald Dahl's The BFG take place ?
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Please give some facts about the landlady in Roald Dahl's "The Landlady."
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How was the technique of surprise used in "Lamb to the Slaughter"?
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Compare both tricksters in "Dusk" and "The Umbrella Man."
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In "The Umbrella Man," do you agree with the old man's actions? Why yes? Or why no?
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Describe the old man and his trick in "The Umbrella Man" from the point of view of the little...
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Describe the old man and his trick from point of view of the little girl (the narrator)
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Describe the old man's action after he had gone into the pub. How did it affect the mother and...
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Describe the mother in "The Umbrella Man" by Roald Dahl.
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Umbrella ManIn the 'Umbrella Man', I hard a little hard time finding words for the character...
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Who was better at his job: The trickster from the story "Dusk" by Saki or the trickster from "The...
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what is the use of symbolism in Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel's Coat ?is it the dog symbolises third...
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Character trait of the mother in "The Umbrella Man"
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character sketch of the mother of the little girl in the story 'The Umbrella Man' by Roald Dahl.
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the similarities between the young man in dusk and the old man in umbrella man the similarities...
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What is the criticism in William and Mary (Kiss Kiss)?
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If Matilda and Miss Honey are the protagonists in the book, what are their goals?
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What is the setting of the story 'The Umbrella Man'? What is time, location, and everything in...
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What is the role of Umbrella in The Umbrella Man?
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What is the theme, conflict and the irony of the"POISON" by Roald Dahl?
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What is the main concept in the novel going solo by roald Dahl and is it considered as fiction or...
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What is the message conveyed in "The Umbrella Man" and "Dusk"???? plzzzz... if any one knew it...
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In Dahl's short story, "Poison," who are the protagonist, antagonist, and minor characters, and...
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In Matilda, did Matilda begin school as a First Grader or in Kindergarten?
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What is the double entendre for the short story "The LandLady" by Roald Dahl?
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What is the plot of the story "Poison" by Roald Dahl?
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I would like to have a brief comparison between The umbrella man and the Hitchhiker . I would...
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character skect of the old man in the story the umbrella man in the view of the small little...
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Comment on the similarities between the tricksters of "The Umbrella Man" by Roald Dahl and "Dusk"...
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Give a brief character sketch of the old man in "The Umbrella Man" by Roald Dahl and how he...
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what are the similarities between the characters of the con men in 'Dusk' by Saki and '"The...
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What is the writing style of Roald Dahl in his stories for children?
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GIVE A SUMMARY OF THE SHORT STORY "THE UMBRELLA MAN" BY ROALD DAHLCHARACTER SKETCHES OF THE...
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In "The Landlady," how does Roald Dahl manage to hold the reader's interest throughout the story?
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What is the theme of "Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel's Coat," by Roald Dahl?
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Please give the analysis of "The Umbrella Man" by Roald Dahl.
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How would I create a character sketch of the mother in "The Umbrella Man"?
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What elements do I need to include in a detailed discussion of Roald Dahl's art of narrative? I'm...
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CommentaryPlease comment on "The Umbrella Man" by Roald Dahl.
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Are there any books/articles about Roald Dahl's Style of writing?If so, suggest where I might...
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What are themes of the short story "The Landlady" by Roald Dahl?
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Write the character sketch of the girl's mother in The Umbrella Man.
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With reference to the story, "The Umbrella Man" by Roald Dahl, what is the role of the umbrella...
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How does Roald Dahl create tension in the story "The Landlady"?
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Why has Matilda never taken revenge on her mother In Matilda novel by Roald dahl
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lamb to the slaughterhow would you describe mary's character by the end of the story
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What is the theme of Roald Dahl's story, Poison?I believe it may be related to racism, but how...
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What is the irony in The Wish by Roald Dahl? What is a metaphor in The Wish by Roald Dahl?
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In "The Landlady" by Roald Dahl,what is the theme and conflict?
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Similarity between the characters of the old man in 'Umbrella Man' by Roald Dahl and the Youth...
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