Answer
Answer  - She was born in London in 1943.- - From 1961-1962 she studied at the Sorbonne, Paris- - She gradutated from the ...
Where does LEV, the maincharacter in the novel, come from?EAST/WEST/NORTH/SOUTHAnswer
Answer Lev comes from a village called Auror which is in an unspecified Eastern European country. He had worked in a sawmi...
QUESTIONWe, the reader, are accomanying him on hisinterminable trip on a bus to England where hearrives grey with exhautio...
AnswerA poor immigrantNoun: immigrationVerb: to immigrate   Question
Lydia, the lady he met on thebus, saves him from the streetby finding him what? Answer
Answer a job in a very elegant restaurant where he washes the dishes and is slowly working his way up. Question
Question When Lev is at the house of Lydia‘s friend in Mushwell Hill he realizes the big social gap but handles it with hu...
AnswerOn the toilet or lavatory and looAndy, the playwright later says that the English shouldstart to have the courage to...
QuestionLydia invites Lev to do something very special.What could it be?   Answer
Answer She invites him to a concert with the Maestro Greszler, the great conductor for whom Lydia is working now.Question
Question The audience is very quietly waiting for the concert to begin when something terrible happens to Lev. What could ...
Answer His new cell phone starts to ring and he can‘t find it in his clothes and as the ringing becomes louder and louder ...
QuestionThrough Lev‘s ............., we see London as the incomersees it and it is not at all an attractive and encouragin...
AnswerEYES is the answer.Other words in connection are:Eyesight : Somebody has a good eyesight.This means that he sees wel...
QuestionLev lives now in Christy‘s flat. His wife has left him andhe suffers because he is not supposed to have contactwit...
AnswerChristy is from Ireland.Lev and Christy get on well together; they are bothlonly, like to drink and to smoke cigaret...
QuestionDo Christy and Lev feel at home in London and itssociety?Answer
AnswerNO, NOT AT ALL!They feel that they do not belong to this society. Question
Question           m                   e           o               n       yAnswer
AnswerSome money!These are coins  Question
QuestionSophie,colleague from work, offers to help Lev to cleanup the..................and he fallsin love with her.Later ...
AnswerKitchenRestaurant Question
Lev understands that his.........misses him very much and that byrunning away from his sorrow hemade suffer her very much....
AnswerIt‘s his little daughter who suffers very muchbecause she misses her father and he misses her,too. Maya also informs...
QuestionBecause Lev‘s love affair with Sophie comes to an end, the former loses his job at GK Ashe‘s and has to become an...
ANSWERasparagus Question
Question Lydia gives Lev a very important book by William Shakespeare for Christmas and before she leaves to more or less ...
Answer The play is called HAMLET It seems that the ghost from Auror has followed him to London.Question
QUESTIONLev has a really crazy plan how to help Maya, Ina Rudi and Lora who are in a desperate situation because a .........
ANSWERThey are going to build a dam and Auror will be drowned.Please read the book and you will know the rest.Thanks
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The Road Home is a beautiful book which I summarized for Englishlearners.
See also my blog: http://rivella49.wordpress.com

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  1. 1. Answer
  2. 2. Answer - She was born in London in 1943.- - From 1961-1962 she studied at the Sorbonne, Paris- - She gradutated from the University of East Anglia in- 1965.- - She lives in Norfolk. Question
  3. 3. Where does LEV, the maincharacter in the novel, come from?EAST/WEST/NORTH/SOUTHAnswer
  4. 4. Answer Lev comes from a village called Auror which is in an unspecified Eastern European country. He had worked in a sawmill and became unemployed when the factory closed because there were no more trees left, as he says. He is also a widower and had to leave his little daughter with his mother. Question
  5. 5. QUESTIONWe, the reader, are accomanying him on hisinterminable trip on a bus to England where hearrives grey with exhaution and almost with nomoney. He sleeps outside and gets his first job from amoslem who is also struggling to survive. How would you define such a person? Answer
  6. 6. AnswerA poor immigrantNoun: immigrationVerb: to immigrate Question
  7. 7. Lydia, the lady he met on thebus, saves him from the streetby finding him what? Answer
  8. 8. Answer a job in a very elegant restaurant where he washes the dishes and is slowly working his way up. Question
  9. 9. Question When Lev is at the house of Lydia‘s friend in Mushwell Hill he realizes the big social gap but handles it with humour when sitting ...... ............ he relieves himself as quietly as he could.Answer
  10. 10. AnswerOn the toilet or lavatory and looAndy, the playwright later says that the English shouldstart to have the courage to look at the filth in thatroom. Question
  11. 11. QuestionLydia invites Lev to do something very special.What could it be? Answer
  12. 12. Answer She invites him to a concert with the Maestro Greszler, the great conductor for whom Lydia is working now.Question
  13. 13. Question The audience is very quietly waiting for the concert to begin when something terrible happens to Lev. What could it be? Answer
  14. 14. Answer His new cell phone starts to ring and he can‘t find it in his clothes and as the ringing becomes louder and louder the people and conductor are getting very angry. Lev is desperate and is leaving as fast as possible.Question
  15. 15. QuestionThrough Lev‘s ............., we see London as the incomersees it and it is not at all an attractive and encouragingsight.Which word fits into the gap?Answer
  16. 16. AnswerEYES is the answer.Other words in connection are:Eyesight : Somebody has a good eyesight.This means that he sees well.To eye sb. up = to look at a person and try to knowmore about her or him. Question
  17. 17. QuestionLev lives now in Christy‘s flat. His wife has left him andhe suffers because he is not supposed to have contactwith his daughter because he may have hit her when hewas drunk.Christ is Irish.Which country is he from?Answer
  18. 18. AnswerChristy is from Ireland.Lev and Christy get on well together; they are bothlonly, like to drink and to smoke cigarettes.Christy says „Life‘s a feckin‘ football match to the Britnow. They didn‘t used to be like this, but now they are.If you can‘t get your ball in the back of the net, you‘reno one.“ Question
  19. 19. QuestionDo Christy and Lev feel at home in London and itssociety?Answer
  20. 20. AnswerNO, NOT AT ALL!They feel that they do not belong to this society. Question
  21. 21. Question m e o n yAnswer
  22. 22. AnswerSome money!These are coins Question
  23. 23. QuestionSophie,colleague from work, offers to help Lev to cleanup the..................and he fallsin love with her.Later on when he is with herand her friends in a bar where they all tell their storiesLev feels very uncomfortable.Answer
  24. 24. AnswerKitchenRestaurant Question
  25. 25. Lev understands that his.........misses him very much and that byrunning away from his sorrow hemade suffer her very much.Answer
  26. 26. AnswerIt‘s his little daughter who suffers very muchbecause she misses her father and he misses her,too. Maya also informs her father that she can‘tgo iceskating anymore because Rudi‘s Tchevi iskaputt. Question
  27. 27. QuestionBecause Lev‘s love affair with Sophie comes to an end, the former loses his job at GK Ashe‘s and has to become an ............picker for the also lonely Suffolk farmer Midge.Fill the right vegetable into the gap.Answer
  28. 28. ANSWERasparagus Question
  29. 29. Question Lydia gives Lev a very important book by William Shakespeare for Christmas and before she leaves to more or less live with the famous musician she tells Lev to really read it because he will also find out much about himself. Why What‘s the name of the play/tragedy?Answer
  30. 30. Answer The play is called HAMLET It seems that the ghost from Auror has followed him to London.Question
  31. 31. QUESTIONLev has a really crazy plan how to help Maya, Ina Rudi and Lora who are in a desperate situation because a .......... is supposed to be built and the people from Auror will have to move to an apartment in Barynand there are big problems with Rudi‘s car and Rudi himself.What do you think is Lev going to do and WHY?Answer
  32. 32. ANSWERThey are going to build a dam and Auror will be drowned.Please read the book and you will know the rest.Thanks

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