A Farewell to Arms (Cliffs Notes) by Adam Sexton

By Adam Sexton

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Dago (slang) a person, often dark-skinned, of Spanish, Portuguese, or Italian descent: a term of hostility and contempt. wop (slang) an Italian or a person of Italian descent: an offensive term of hostility and contempt. 38 CliffsNotes Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms Chapter XI Summary The priest visits Lieutenant Henry in the field hospital. They discuss the priest’s alienation from their military unit and his dislike for the war, as well as Henry’s lack of traditional religious beliefs. Commentary “It made me feel very young to have the dark come after the dusk and then remain.

Finally, notice how Hemingway continues to focus on the concrete and the specific, not only in his bravura description of the explosion that wounds Henry, but in small ways as well. ” The detail of the brick dust on the cheese brings the scene alive. Glossary screens of corn-stalk and straw matting and matting over the top used here as camouflage. observation balloons During World War I, military observers often ascended in balloons to observe the battle preparations of the enemy from aloft. the war in Libya Libya was won by Italy from the Ottoman Empire in 1912.

A Saint Anthony a St. Anthony medal. St. Anthony of Padua is the Roman Catholic patron saint of miracles. He is also a patron saint of Italy. 32 CliffsNotes Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms convoy a group of vehicles traveling together for mutual protection or convenience. fez a brimless felt hat shaped like a truncated cone, usually red, with a flat crown from which a long, black tassel hangs: the Turkish national headdress of men in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. bersaglieri (Italian) riflemen.

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