Hills Like White Elephants

by: Ernest Hemingway

Themes, Motifs and Symbols Quick Quiz

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Through its reliance on dialogue and the impact of that dialogue, the story reveals the difference between talking and ___.

2 of 5
What role does drinking alcohol play in the story?

3 of 5
Which of the following details suggests that the girl and the American will end their relationship after the story?

4 of 5
Which of the following meanings is traditionally suggested by a white elephant?

5 of 5
The girl’s retraction of her statement comparing the hills to white elephants suggests which of the following?