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Sunset Song

Background - Sunset Song - Test

1.

When was James Leslie Mitchell born?

2.

Kinraddie is a fictionalised version of which place?

3.

What was Mitchell's attitude to farming and study?

4.

How did Mitchell find his time in the army?

5.

What were Mitchell's political belilefs?

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What was Mitchell's attitude to religion?

7.

What was Mitchell's attitude to women?

8.

What was the 'Golden Age' that Mitchell referred to in his work?

9.

Where is the second book in the Scots Quair trilogy, Cloud Howe, set?

10.

Which is the most popular book in the Scots Quair trilogy?

11.

What does word 'kailyard', as referred to in 'Kailyard School' of writers, mean?

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What elements do the novels of the 'Kailyard School' contain?

13.

Which of the following elements occur in The House with the Green Shutters?

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What do Sunset Song and The House with the Green Shutters have in common?

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What does Mitchell achieve with Sunset Song?