Of Mice and Men Lit Exam Revision

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Hopes and dreams
talking to candy in bunkh
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Lonliness
curley's wife speech
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Animal imagery
candy's dog shot - George takes advice - shoots Lennie himself because he loves him
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The predatory nature of human existence
Of Mice and Men teaches a grim lesson about the nature of human existence. Nearly all of the characters, including George, Lennie, Candy, Crooks, and Curley’s wife, admit, at one time or another, to having a profound sense of loneliness and isolation
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The Impossibility of the American Dream
Most of the characters in Of Mice and Men admit, at one point or another, to dreaming of a different life. Before her death, Curley’s wife confesses her desire to be a movie star. Crooks, bitter as he is, allows himself the pleasant fantasy of hoeing
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Lennie's puppy
Although no other character can match Lennie’s physical strength, the huge Lennie will soon meet a fate similar to that of his small puppy. Like an innocent animal, Lennie is unaware of the vicious, predatory powers that surround him.
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Card 2

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curley's wife speech

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Lonliness

Card 3

Front

candy's dog shot - George takes advice - shoots Lennie himself because he loves him

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

Of Mice and Men teaches a grim lesson about the nature of human existence. Nearly all of the characters, including George, Lennie, Candy, Crooks, and Curley’s wife, admit, at one time or another, to having a profound sense of loneliness and isolation

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Most of the characters in Of Mice and Men admit, at one point or another, to dreaming of a different life. Before her death, Curley’s wife confesses her desire to be a movie star. Crooks, bitter as he is, allows himself the pleasant fantasy of hoeing

Back

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