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The Nose

The Nose

by Nikolai Gogol

The Nose: Then and Now True or False

1. How does Kovalev change from the beginning of the story to the end?He ages ten years.
2. What happens the next time the nose escapes from his face?Nothing—it never happens again.
3. Who ends up in a different position at the end of the story?The newspaper ad clerk
4. How does the Nose change?It becomes a real boy.
5. What's the timeframe of the story?Six months

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