The war had taken away their father and left them homeless. One poor sister that they had was ill with tuberculosis.
The elder brother Nicola was 13 years old while the young Jacopo was 12 years old. Their rags and shabby appearance display their acute poverty.
The boys did their independent job. They shined shoes in the scorching heat. They sold strawberries and conducted the tourism round of the town.
They sold newspapers in the stormy nights. They changed their work at will.
The boys did not like to share their secret with the narrator. The narrator had no desire to expose them. Moreover he could not bear to intruder upon their happy family meeting.
Therefore he preferred to stay out. How did they react against them? The Germans had bombed their city and had destroyed their home. Their father was also killed in the war. The boys and their sister were thrown in the streets. The boys were forced to live in a shelter.
Then the Germans became the rulers. Therefore the boys hated the Germans. To show their hateful reaction they joined the resistance movement. What were the jobs the boys did to earn money?. What attracted the visitors towards the boys?
What were they doing? Why was the author surprised to see Nicola and Jacopo working as shoe shines? How were the boys useful to the author? Why did the author say that what struck one most was their willingness to work? Why were the boys out in the deserted square at night? Were the boys quite happy to work?
Which sentence tells you this?Apr 14, · This animated video is based on the story The two gentlemen of Verona by A.J. Cronin. Contact: [email protected] Critics allowed. I would like to receive feedbacks. Aug 18, · A.J Cronin uses the title of William Shakespeare’s famous play, the Two Gentlemen of Verona in an ironic manner.
Cronin’s portrayal of these modern ‘gentlemen’ of Verona redefines the concept of what it means to be a gentleman. Fiction UNIT 1 F.
1 Two Gentlemen Of Verona A.J. Cronin 1 Verona: a city in Italy.
Romeo and Juliet are believed to have lived there 3 1. What are the qualities of a "gentleman"? Work with your partner and complete the following web-chart by listing the qualities of a gentleman.
Class 10 English. Two Gentlemen of Verona A J Cronin. Summary: This story is about two little boys who overcome all the hardships to help their ailing sister. The two boys; live in a village in Italy.
Their widower father had been killed during early years of the War. Two Gentlemen of Verona, by A J Cronin,is the touching story of Jacopo and Nicola, two brothers aged 12 and 13 who do odd jobs and live a hard life themselves to sustain and treat their elder sister Lucia who is suffering from tubercolosis of the spine.A J Cronin uses the title of William Shakespeare's famous play,The Two Gentlemen of Verona in an ironic manner.
APG EDU PORT- ENGLISH [THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA BY A.J. CRONIN] The driver did not approve of the narrator buying fruit from the two boys because .