Why does Jim react so strangely when Della tells him she has sold her hair?
How much did Madame Sofronie give to Della for her hair?
Why does Jim react so strangely when he comes home and sees Della with short hair?
What did Della buy Jim for Christmas?
Which statement best expresses the theme (LESSON) of the story?
What is the setting of the story?
How was Della feeling at the beginning of the story?
Della is conflicted because she knows she could get good money, but she has to self her hair.
What kind of conflict is this?
What kind of irony is used in the short story "The Gift of The Magi"
Verbal Irony is
Situational Irony is
How much money does Della have at the beginning of the story?
Why is Jim's watch a prized possession?
The narrator inserts his or her opinion in the story when he or she says things like,
"He look very thin and serious. Poor fellow, he was only twenty-two and to be burdened with a family" (3).
Love is a theme (big idea) in the story .
Sacrifice (giving up something) is a theme (big idea) in the story.
Death is a theme (big idea) in the story.
Money is a theme (big idea) in the story.