Of Mice And Men : Study Questions

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Angelina Tang Milstead Honors English 9 Due Date: October 2nd, 2015 Of Mice and Men Chapter 1 Study Questions Directions: Please answer the following questions using complete sentences and correct MLA in-text citation format for all direct quotes or paraphrased answers. Typed work must be submitted to by 7:20 a.m. on the due date and a hard copy of the assignment brought to class. What do you think about Steinbeck’s description of George and Lennie? “George is small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features…small, strong hands, slender arms, a thin and bony nose; (Steinbeck 2); Lennie is “a huge man, shapeless of face, with large, pale eyes, with wide sloping shoulders; and he walked heavily, dragging his feet a little, the way a bear drags his paws” (Steinbeck 2). From what I gathered from the text above, I find that the descriptions of George and Lennie are foreshadowing how they act before they do so. I could picture George just the way the author describes. From the description it seems like he’s never at rest and always moving around to find his way through life; this is shown when the author makes George say “I got you! You can’t keep a job and you lose be ever’ job I get. Jus’ keep me shovin’ all over the country all the time.” (Steinbeck 11). On the other hand. Lennie seems like he’s a bit clumsy by the way the way Steinbeck says “... and he
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