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The Landlady

15 Questions  I  By Ljhawkins
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1.  1. When Billy arrives in Bath, he —
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2.  2. What seems inviting to Billy when he looks through the windowof the old house?
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3.  3. What prevents Billy from going on to the Bell and Dragon pub?
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4.  4. The landlady explains that there are no other guests because —
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5.   5. At first, Billy thinks that the landlady is —
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6.  6. What puzzles Billy about the landlady’s guest list?
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7.  7. How does the landlady distract Billy when he has almost figuredout who Christopher Mulholland is
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8.  8. What is most likely to have happened if Billy had had more timeto remember what he knew about the two names?
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9.  9. What do you think makes Billy’s tea taste strange?
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10.  10. The point at which the reader can predict what will happen toBilly is when the landlady says —
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11.  11. Which phrase best describes foreshadowing?
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12.  12. Which of the following examples is not an example of foreshadowing?
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13.  13. The part of the story that describes Christopher Mulholland is the —
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14.  14. How is the climax of the story resolved?
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15.  CONSTRUCTED RESPONSE (20 points) 15. When does this story’s climax occur? Write a response that discusses the most exciting point in the story—perhaps when you used the story’s foreshadowing to figure out what would happen to Billy. Finally, mention the event that would be your second choice for the story’s climax. On a separate piece of paper, write a paragraph that explains
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