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1

COMPARE:
both were big

alcoholics

2

COMPARE:
both were members of the

ex-patriates or lost generation

3

COMPARE:
both had a

writing slump
Hemingway- Redeemed himself
Fitzgerald- Did not redeem

4

COMPARE:
Both lived

adventurous lives

5

COMPARE:
both of their novels contained

autobiographical elements

6

COMPARE:
they were famous for writing both

short stories and novels

7

CONTRAST:
Hemingway was a _______ man while Fitzgerald was a _____

manly man
ladies man

8

CONTRAST:
In the war, Hemingway _______ and got experience, while Fitzgerald had no ________

drove an ambulance
war experience

9

CONTRAST:
Hemingway's awards include ______
while Fitzgerald had ______

pulitzer prize and nobel prize
none

10

CONTRAST:
Hemingway's writing style was ________ while Fitzgerald's was ______

succinct, straight, journalistic, minimalist
poetic prose

11

CONTRAST:
Hemingway died by ______ and Fitzgerald died by ____

suicide
heart attack

12

CONTRAST:
Hemingway had several _______ while Fitzgerald only had ________

wives
one

13

CONTRAST:
Hemingway saw _______ for his work and was able to ________
while Fitzgerald did not ___________

success/ got to pick actors for his movie
see any success or movie
his fame was left in the 20's

14

what is the epigram in the front of the book

Then wear the gold hat, if that will move her;
If you can bounce high, bounce for her too,
Till she cry ‘Lover, gold-hatted, high-bouncing lover,
I must have you!

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