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The Namesake

The Namesake


by Jhumpa Lahiri

The Namesake: What's in a name? True or False

1. What relation is Graham to Moushumi? -> Former fiancé
2. What does Gogol change his name to? -> Nikhil
3. Because of Gogol's name, what story does his English teacher assign? -> "The Overcoat"
4. Gogol's parents hope they will receive a letter with Gogol's true name from whom? -> Gogul's uncle
5. Where does Gogol get married? -> New Jersey