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What is the setting of "The Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant? Who are the characters of...

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p-an | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted March 7, 2007 at 7:52 PM via web

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What is the setting of "The Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant? Who are the characters of the story with descriptions? Give the plot of the story.

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gbeatty | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted March 8, 2007 at 12:12 AM (Answer #1)

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The story is set in Paris. The characters who get described are the main ones in the story: Madame Loisel and her husband, and (to a lesser extent) Madame Forestier.

You'll find a summary of the plot in that section of the enotes study guide on the story.

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lheslie | Student, Grade 9 | eNoter

Posted July 6, 2007 at 12:56 PM (Answer #2)

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th story is set in paris.

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valerio1 | eNoter

Posted March 12, 2008 at 8:13 AM (Answer #3)

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The setting of the necklace is the mineister formal affair

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valerio1 | eNoter

Posted March 12, 2008 at 8:57 AM (Answer #4)

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The setting can be real  or imaginary places eg;Paris, the cab,Madame Loisel house,madame Forestier house and all those places Mathilde imagine she should be.The main characters are Meadme Loisel and her husband and also Madame Forestier. The plot of this story is in ths last paragraph

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lilpunyetah | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted March 4, 2009 at 9:22 PM (Answer #6)

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..in paris

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grazey | Student, Grade 9 | eNoter

Posted August 15, 2009 at 7:57 PM (Answer #7)

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the setting is somewhere in paris, france. During between the 18th to 19th century era.

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