The Iceman Cometh

by: Eugene O'Neill

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quick Quiz

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In the play, “ ___” is the term used to describe the characters’ fixation on impossible desires.

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What are Parritt and Hickey ultimately yearning for?

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When Larry describes a, “mirror-likeness between those two shining, youthfully fledged figures,” who are the two figures?

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There are two celebrations in the course of the play. One is Hope’s birthday party; what is the second?

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Early in the play, Larry describes the dreams of the men at the bar as what?