The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant
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by Taniya Bland
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Note from the author:
The story and comprehension questions, plus external links.
Click here to read the story. Listen to it here.
Directions: Read each question carefully and answer it completely. When answering questions, be sure to respond in complete sentences and use your best academic grammar.
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Summarize the story in three well-written sentences.
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What is the surprise ending of the story?
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The story ends without saying much about Mathilde’s reaction to the truth. What would you have done if you were her?
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Watch the video above. Compare the theories presented in the video to the themes presented in "The Necklace"? What price does Mathilde pay as a result of her materialism?
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