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    Gothic

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    Gothic is the sensibility derived from gothic novels, a form that first showed up in the middle of eighteenth century and is characterized by gloomy castles, ghosts, and supernatural or sensational happenings – creating a serious and sometimes frightening story. Examples of gothic novels include: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, Dracula by Bram Stoker, Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, and Great Expectations by Charles Dickins

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    Languor

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    inactivity

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    The World According to Garp

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    John Irving

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    Age Cannot wither her, nor custom stale/Her infinite variety

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    From Antony and cleopatra by Willian Shakespear. About cleopatra

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    Read the sentence and answer the following question: My professor instructed us to work on this stuff until we have thoroughly analyzed it. Which word should be replaced with something more precise? A) Stuff B) Instructed C) Analyzed D) Professor

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    A) Stuff

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    Anathema

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    Ban

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    Roman Republic

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    Okonkwo

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    Protagonist, well respected man in Umuofia, 3 wives, 2 barns full of yams, banished after he accidentally kills Ogbuefi Ezeudu's son, hangs himself and he kills messenger, "Roaring Flame",

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    Hamlet

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    William Shakespeare, Drama, 1601

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    Keats

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    Eve of St. Agnes Ode on a Grecian Urn

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    What factors shaped the pre-modern view of nature and the past and how did they shape it?

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    Lettres Philosophiques sur Les Anglais (1778)

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    Voltaire

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    Hamlet

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    William Shakespeare

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    France

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    Vietnam protectorate

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    Hamlet

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    William Shakespeare

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    Anonymous

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    Beowulf- the story of a hero who comes to Denmark to slay the monster, Grendel, to spare the people of Denmark. Kills the monster, becomes a celebrated hero, angers Grendel's mother. Sets off to kill her, finds the body of Grendel and returns with his head. Lives to an old age until he is called to battle again, this time to battle a dragon. Knowing he will not survive the encounter due to his age, he fights to the death, dying due to the poisonous bite he sustains from the dragon.

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    Pride and Prejudice

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    Jane Austen; 1813

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    What country is Chinua Achebe from?

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    Nigeria

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