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The House on Mango Street

The House on Mango Street


by Sandra Cisneros

The House on Mango Street: Esperanza, Why Don’t You Come to Your Senses? True or False

1. What does the old man at work force Esperanza to do? -> Tell him the boss’ secret
2. What does Alicia have to do every morning? -> Make tortillas
3. Who is continually beating Minerva? -> Her brother
4. What does Esperanza want to do? -> Marry and bear children
5. What do the three spiritual sisters tell Esperanza she must do? -> Avoid men at all costs