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A Ghost Story- Mark Twain

After reading Mark Twain’s ‘A Ghost Story” answer the following questions in complete sentences.

1.     Why is the ghost roaming the halls?

2.     What is his biggest mistake?(Make a connection to what you learned in the “Fabulous Fakes” article).

3.     Why does this make the story funny?

4.     What are three places where the author’s descriptive language helped you to “see” what the man renting the room saw and experienced?


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