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Nectar in a Sieve

Nectar in a Sieve


by Kamala Markandaya

Nectar in a Sieve: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. The meaning of what is questioned often? -> History
2. What is a fact of life? -> Upward mobility
3. Characters change through hardship. Which theme is this? -> Transformation
4. What is a place of stability? -> Church
5. What has brought unfamiliar people and ways of life? -> Colonialism