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The Idiot

The Idiot

  

by Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Idiot: Analysis True or False

1. How important are landscapes in the setting? -> Landscapes aren't that important; it's more about the close-up.
2. What brings about the tragedies of The Idiot? -> Natural disasters.
3. How can you characterize the tone of The Idiot? -> Amplified and broadcast at top volume
4. How would you characterize the writing style of The Idiot? -> Elegant

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