langston Hughes

 

Salvation

by Langston Hughes

1902-1967

 

 

 

Instructions: Copy and paste everything under the line below into a M.S. Word document to input your answers.


 

“Salvation”

Define the following terms as they are meant in the context of the essay.

18.  revival

19. rounder

20.  knickerbockered

21.  punctuated

22.  ecstatic

Interpretation

22.  Is the thesis of the essay stated outright or implied?

23.  What is the thesis of the essay?

24.  How does Westley’s attitude differ from Langston’s?

25.  Why can’t Langston tell Auntie Reed the truth about his experience in the church?