Girl

by: Jamaica Kincaid

Themes, Motifs and Symbols Quick Quiz

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According to the mother, what determines a woman’s quality of life in the community?

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According to the mother and the larger Antiguan society, what brings respectability to a woman?

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Which of the following roles does food not play within the story?

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Which of the following do cloth and clothing represent within the story?

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What do the Antiguan folksongs, or benna, symbolize to the mother?