Silas Marner

Give a character-sketch of Silas, the hired man of Warren and Mary

Answer: Silas is the protagonist of the dramatic poem “The Death of the Hired Man”. We have got a unique character in the person of this old servant of Warren and Mary. He does never appear in the events of the story, but we come to know a lot about him through the conversation of Warren …

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Discuss the theme of Nemesis in the novel Silas Marner.

Answer: The formal meaning of the word ‘Nemesis’ is punishment or defeat that is undesired and cannot be avoided. As for the law of nature the evil doers have to supper in the long run. The wrong actions are naturally criticized and bitterly punished though late. The working of Nemesis in the “Silas Marner” is …

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Discuss the character of Eppie in the novel Silas Marner.

Answer: Eppie is the significant female character in the novel Silas Marner. In the chapter twelve of the novel, she comes to the scene. Her arrival at the scene is a turning point in the novel. Eppie enters the story of the novel a little after its missile has been reached. When Eppie enters the …

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Discuss the character of Silas Marner.

Answer: Silas is in no way a heroic character. He is not notably intelligent or courageous or unselfish. The novel ‘Silas Marner’ by George Eliot is famous for having some important characters. George Eliot is famous for delineating characters. Silas Marner is the unique creation of the novelist. The novelist has delineated the character of …

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Discuss the role of chance and coincidence in the novel Silas Marner.

Answer: One of the main themes of Silas Marner is the nature of chance. Chance and coincidence play an important role in the novel Silas Marner. They influence the action in this novel. The novelist George Eliot has shown how chance and coincidence contribute a lot to the development of the life of the protagonist …

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