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The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw


by Henry James

The Turn of the Screw: Things Are a Little Screwy True or False

1. What kind of ghost story is especially eerie? -> A story in which a ghost commits murder
2. On her first day, the governess receives a letter from her employer indicating what? -> That she should watch out for Mrs. Grose’s moods
3. What happened to the previous governess? -> She left to have a baby of her own
4. The governess is frightened when she sees what in a tower of the house? -> A threatening letter from her employer
5. Who is Peter Quint? -> A groundskeeper