Grammardog Teacher's Guide contains 16 quizzes for this novel. All sentences are from the novel. Figurative language includes: "as dull as two cats" "Hope had already entered . . ." ". . . every word was . . . a dagger in my heart," "a thousand disappointments and delays." Sensory imagery includes: "His footsteps were heard along the gravel path." "She took them all most affectionately by the hand." "Her eyes were red and swollen." ". . . he was forever forming parties to eat cold ham and chicken . . ."