© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Namesake

The Namesake

by Jhumpa Lahiri

The Namesake: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. Who says, "I just don't see you with some Indian guy"?Astrid
2. Who says, "It is like going home a few months after your Christmas"?Ashima
3. At her/his annaprasan, what character "plays with the dirt […] dug up from the yard and threatens to put the dollar bill in [his or her] mouth"?Ashima
4. What does the acronym ABCD stand for in this quote, "Teleologically speaking, ABCDs are unable to answer the question 'Where are you from?'"Angry Birds Cause Death (of pigs)
5. Who says, "There's no such thing as a perfect name. I think that human beings should be allowed to name themselves when they turn eighteen"?Ben

Submit
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement