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Flashcards in Hemingway Deck (25):
1

hemingway's big traits included

war hero
big game lover
expert fisherman

2

the new york times called hemingway the

best writer since Shakespeare

3

his life mirrored his

writing

4

his depression led him to

despair and darnkess

5

For the first couple of years of his childhood, Hemingway was dressed as a

girl

6

who is Hemingway's dad

Ed

7

Hemingway's mom

angela

8

Hemingway learned outdoors stuff from who

his dad, ed

9

Hemingway wrote about his father because

his dad was basically bullied by his mom

10

Hemingway tried to please who?

his parents

11

Hemingway was well liked but

shy

12

Hemingway played _____ but sucked and soon after he found his

writing skill

13

Kansas city star was what?

first job

14

At his first job, Hemingway used

short sentences and vigorous language

15

Hemingway volunteered for what in WWI

red cross division in Italy

16

Farewell to arms is based on Hemingway's experiences in

World War I

17

Hemingway met ____ in WWI hospital

agnes

18

to make him seem like a war hero when he was back home, Hemingway made up __

lies of stories of him in the war.

19

Hemingway got a letter from Agnes saying what

you are too young, so bye

20

Hemingway was kicked out of his house by who?

parents

21

his first wife?

Hadley

22

hemingway's friends

sherwood anderson
gertrude stein and her wife
f scott fitzgerald
esra pound

23

A movable feast is based on what?

based on his memoirs in paris in the 1920's , while he is with Hadley

24

who influenced Hemingway's succinct style

Gertrude Stein

25

Hadley lost what that belonged to Hemingway

all of hemingway's manuscripts

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