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[“How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents” Study Guide- Chapter 7. 8. 9 (p. 133-167) Daughter of Invention (p.133-149) 1. Why did Laura (Mami) and Carlos (Papi) leave the Dominican Republic? They move to the U.S because they were running from the dictatorship 2. Why does Laura (Mami) blame the bullying at school on Yolanda? Why does she not want to make trouble? Mami blames yolanda because didn’t want to get in trouble 3. Why is Yolanda asked to make a speech at school? She is asked because she is good at public speaking and she has a good relationship with teacher 4. What is wrong with Yolanda’s first speech? Who criticizes it? How is the second speech different from the first? The father criticized the speech because it was offensive, the second want is more appropriate 5. What gift does Carlos (Papi) give Yolanda at the end of the chapter? What does this gift symbolize? It represented how much her father loved her Trespass (p. 150-165) 1. What/who is bothering Carla at private school? How are they harassing her? How is this problem

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