- 1 What happened in Chapter 8 of boy in the striped pajamas?
- 2 What happens in Chapter 7 of the boy in the striped pajamas?
- 3 What happens in chapter 3 of the boy in the striped Pyjamas?
- 4 What happened in chapter 11 of the boy in the striped pajamas?
- 5 Why did Bruno’s parents argue?
- 6 What is Bruno’s favorite activity?
- 7 What did Lieutenant Kotler do to Shmuel?
- 8 What did Lt Kotler call Pavel?
- 9 Is Lieutenant Kotler Bruno’s dad?
- 10 Why do the soldiers look nervously up at the house?
- 11 What is chapter 4 about in the boy in the striped pajamas?
- 12 What event does Mother blame for their move to out-with?
- 13 What was Bruno’s mother’s original plan for Thursday night?
- 14 What was Shmuel’s life before the war?
- 15 What does Shmuel’s father do for a living?
What happened in Chapter 8 of boy in the striped pajamas?
After a few minutes, the door slams open, and Grandmother comes out, saying that she is ashamed of her son. Father calls after her and says that he is a patriot, but Grandmother retorts that seeing him in the uniform makes her sick, and makes her want to “tear the eyes” from her head. She storms out of the house.
What happens in Chapter 7 of the boy in the striped pajamas?
Kotler calls Pavel (the Jewish potato peeler) and orders him to get a tire from the storage shed; Pavel drags the tire to the oak tree and helps Bruno set it up. Bruno swings too high and falls off, hitting his head and cutting his leg open.
What happens in chapter 3 of the boy in the striped Pyjamas?
Bruno runs into Gretel’s room to find her arranging her dolls in her new bedroom. The siblings theorize about how long they might live in the new house. Father had told both of them that they would be living there for “the foreseeable future,” which Gretel believes to mean up to three weeks.
What happened in chapter 11 of the boy in the striped pajamas?
In Chapter 11, the narrative shifts to the past, shortly after Father had received his promotion to commandant. Father came home one evening and announced that “the Fury” would come to dine at the house later that week. Bruno asked who the Fury was.
Why did Bruno’s parents argue?
Why did Bruno’s parents argue after the guests left that night after dinner? Because his mother did not want their children to grow up next to a concentration camp but the father wanted to go because he wanted to win the war.
What is Bruno’s favorite activity?
He even dresses himself as he thinks an explorer might do and decides to explore his surroundings, especially as the house doesn’t have anywhere interesting. It is Bruno’s hobby of exploring that will ultimately lead to his death with his new and only friend Shmuel.
What did Lieutenant Kotler do to Shmuel?
Lieutenant Kotler brings Shmuel to Bruno’s house to polish the glasses as his fingers are small enough to do the job. 5. How does Bruno inadvertently get Shmuel into trouble?
What did Lt Kotler call Pavel?
Kotler tells Pavel to wash his hands before he handles the food, and calls him a mean name that startles both Gretel and Bruno.
Is Lieutenant Kotler Bruno’s dad?
Kurt Kotler is a nineteen-year-old German soldier at Auschwitz who frequents Bruno’s home. Kotler is eventually transferred away from Auschwitz when Father discovers that Kotler’s father, a literature professor, fled from Germany in 1938 at the start of the war.
Why do the soldiers look nervously up at the house?
Why do soldiers look nervously up at the house? They feel awkward because Bruno’s dad is up there. Use three strong adjectives to describe Bruno’s relationship with his sister Gretel. -wore stripped pajamas, lead by soldiers, they were scarred and worked in the camp.
What is chapter 4 about in the boy in the striped pajamas?
By John Boyne When a group of children come out of a hut and are surrounded by shouting soldiers, Gretel thinks it’s a rehearsal. Gretel leaves to arrange her dolls, but Bruno stays and notices that all the people are wearing grey striped pajamas.
What event does Mother blame for their move to out-with?
What event does Mother blame for their move to Out-With? The Fury coming to dinner.
What was Bruno’s mother’s original plan for Thursday night?
Mother begins to plan all of the things she will have to prepare and clean before dinner on Thursday night. Bruno now recalls a time back in Berlin before he moved to Auschwitz, when the whole household flew into frenzy over a dinner that Hitler was to attend.
What was Shmuel’s life before the war?
Describe Shmuel’s life before the war. He lived with his mother, father, and his brother Josef in an apartment above his father’s watchmaking store. Every day they ate breakfast together at seven o’clock in the morning, and then they went to school.
What does Shmuel’s father do for a living?
Shmuel’s father collected, repaired, and sold watches for a living.