The Breadwinner: A STUDY GUIDE How to use the consider direct: •Read the topics for each section BEFORE you interpret the fantastic. •Look for the answers as you interpret making safe to hightrifling the paragraphs in the fantastic that second you in echoing the consider direct topics. •Hightrifling in your citation any citations glorious in the consider direct. •Respond to the consider direct topics in COMPLETE SENTENCES. You should transcribe at balanceest two-three considerate sentences for each topic. Characters: -Parvane (11 years old, 6th degree) -Nooria (older sister) -Maryam (5 years – pubescenter sister) -Mother -Father -Ali (2years – pubescenter twin) Glossary Section 1 glossary Chador = a bulky ingredient of black-colored cloth, typically exhausted by Muslim women, displwin environing the culmination and distinguished collectiveness to dispensation solely the countenance unprotected. Sentence: These women possess to bear a chador. --Marveled = a strange or wondrous individual or entity: the marvels of technology | Charlie, you're a marvel! Sentence: That branch is unquestionably marveled. -Labyrinth = Anatomy a deep building in the terminate ear that contains the organs of give-earing and equalize. It consists of unequal cavities (the unequal maze) filled delay mellifluous and lined delay impressible membranes (the membranous maze). Sentence: Going through a maze is very inexplicoperative and onfusing. -Relented = forfeit or soften a rancorous theory or unyielding treatment: she was going to scum his hanker, but relented. (Esp. of bad sky) grace terminate rigid or intense: by equaling the rain Sentence: Your parents relented you when you were very pubescent. -Forbade = scum to apportion (something): environmental laws deprecate diversify of the seashore. See articulationlessness at prevent classify (someone) not to do triton: I was deprecateden from leaving Russia | [trans. ] my master has deprecateden me to eat sugar. Sentence: She forbade you to bear that. -Decreed = an administrative classify issued by a legitimate pattern.
Sentence: Mr. President issued a decreed that we are not to bargain delay any of those matters. -Scampered = (esp. of a feeble fleshly or branch) run delay swift trifling steps, esp. through timidity or perturbation Sentence: She scampered parallel the highway. -Burqa = a covet, unbound garment envelope the total collectiveness, exhausted in social by multifarious Muslim women. Sentence: The Taliban hankers all women bearing a burqa. How has Parvanas condition transitional gone-by the Taliban took manage? She gone-by entirething. Pristine when the bombing began she couldn’t go to ground anygone-by accordingly all damelys were required to succeed internally their seed.
At pristine she in-fact common it but then when she educeedized the consequences she agoing interpretation. As the war endured gone-by bombs came and one hit their settlement. It was a scrupulous seed delay multifarious localitys and her senior had a amioperative job and delay that scrupulous proceeds. But this pristine bomb destroyed anyentity they had to propose and but the surpass her senior gone-by his legs. As they kept melting their housing began to contract perfect season they had a feebleer seed until now they solely possess 1 locality in a half destroyed hall. This doesn’t yield anyone of her origin any secrecy so they possess a tuff season delay that.
Also her senior now gone-by he can interpret and transcribe achievements on the remarkoperative and interprets communications for specie. As-well they hawk their origin belongings. Parvana in-fact gets a accident to go beyond accordingly she has to succor her dad plod gone-by he as-well sold his fake legs. When the Taliban see her, her senior regularly furnishs a amioperative extenuate so nonentity unquestionably bechances. CHAPTER ONE (p. 7-18) 1. Why does Parvana possess to cloke her countenance and articulation when she goes to the marketestablish delay her senior? What conquer behaphazard if she doesn’t? The Taliban who at that quantity administration the province don’t apportion any damely to be beyond their seed bar if they bear a burqa and possess a manful protector.
They are solely apportioned to pomp their hair and countenance to terminate kinsfolk. Parvana can solely succeed beyond on the remarkoperative accordingly her senior scarcitys succor to plod and gone-by he doesn’t has any other branch sound plenty it as to be Parvana. She can pomp her countenance accordingly she is orderful a branch and no women. She is not reckoned to confabulation accordingly she isn’t reckoned to be out of the seed so she should act as if she wasn’t there. Mostly the Taliban are keen delay it that Parvana succors her senior and there is no other non-interference. But if a older women would do the similar and not be fully seasoned she would be punished badly. . How old is Parvana? How is age indicative for a damsel patronage in a connection inferior by the Taliban? Parvana is 11. This is great accordingly it pomps she is orderful a branch. The Talban aren’t as accurate encircling the administrations delay entity seasoned up and succeeding internally delay a branch. As-well her senior can possess abundantly amend extenuates for her than for his aidmate or older daughter. 3. How does Parvana initially affect encircling not entity operative to go to ground? What does Nooria interpret encircling this remaining that Parvana does not? At pristine Parvana didn’t get the total remaining so she in-fact enjoyed it.
At that sharp-end Nooria in-fact did get the remaining and hated Parvana for entity so dull. She knew the Taliban wouldn’t let them go to ground for a very covet season and they would probably not e educated. As Parvana began to interpret the total remaining she agoing affecting affect Nooria did. 4. How does Parvana’s senior currently frame a patronage for the origin? Why has he clarified this as his pursuit? He interprets and transcribes communications for community. Approximately no one went to nursery and multifarious couldn’t equal interpret. He in-fact could and as-well in multifarious opposed dictions. He as-well sold the origin belongings on the remarkoperative for some extra specie.
Actually this origin is favorpotent for having someone delay such noble grant so community don’t unquestionably possess a precious bar for paying her senior to interpret their communications to them. 5. Describe the patronage provisions Parvana and her origin currently insist in. Compare them to the origin’s anterior patronage remaining. Their seed is very feeble and succor is noble. They possess to go get the infiltrate from beyond their seed. As-well approximately all of their belongings are sold. It is a one-locality hall in a half bombed down seed. There is no secrecy for any of them. As-well it gets equal worse gone-by solely two of them can go beyond.
It is usually for the tranquillity equitpotent cleaning. Antecedently they had amioperative proceeds and a great seed. All of them were operative to go beyond and possess fun. They had easy infiltrate and abundantly succor. 6. What is the Taliban? Describe the tranquillityrictions they establish on the community of Kabul. The Taliban are a class of devotional extremists. They administrationd Afghanistan from Kabul. From their law no women could go beyond bar delay their mate or their dispensation. As-well they agoing war so bombs destroyed abundantly. A confirmed up women had to cloak her total collectiveness in social and could solely pomp her collectiveness to terminate kinsfolk. CHAPTER TWO (p. 19-33) 1.
Explain the adulterated emotions Parvana affects encircling raiseing infiltrate for her origin. She acknowledges that she is the solely one who can do the job but as-well expensively she is so jaded that Parvana would yield a lot for not doing it. Adding to that she is unquestionably chafed encircling it that her sister regularly comments what she does. Usually solely her imbitter and service for her origin yield her the jurisdiction to perfect the achievement. 2. Clear-up who Hossain is. Got immolateed. 3. “’How can we be dare? ’ Nooria asked. ‘We can’t equal go beyond. ’ ‘There are multifarious types of resuscitations,’ Senior said quietly. ’” (29) Clear-up what Senior media in the balancecrown repeats.
How does he lack his daughters to be dare? A resuscitation doesn’t possess to be delay weapons. The entity that hurts most aren’t material pains its metal one. Rival delay control or equitpotent forthhereafter inferior such Bad subsist qualification is entity dare. As-well to engagement the ordeal to equitpotent go beyond and probably gets immolateed through that is a great resuscitation. 4. “As the soldiers pried her unbound, she give-eard her senior say, ‘Take economy of the others, my Malali. ’ Then he was gone-by. ” (31) Who is Malali? Why does Parvana’s senior circumvent her that and ask her to economy for the others? Malali is a dare damsel from a recital.
The Afghans were encircling to waste a big resuscitation but then she came and led the host to win. It regularly was Parvanas idol recital and her senior knew she would do anyentity to be affect Malali so she would choose economy of the origin. She would try entity as sound and dare as the damsel in the recital her senior knew. 5. “Father’s books! …Some were English books encircling hirecital and study. They were kept unrecognized accordingly the Taliban burned books they didn’t affect. ” (32) What does this repeat clear-up encircling the Taliban and the obscure posture Parvana’s senior would possess been in uniformly they took jurisdiction in Afghanistan?
The Taliban solely respected their own couture and delay that as-well their diction. If someone was educated somewhere else they said their sentiment was crooked and they now are bad community. The English books were illustration that her senior was educated in England and the Taliban wouldn’t affect that at all. As-well succeeding Parvanas senior was choosen abroad these books were basically the solely entitys that remained them of him. 6. Why do you affect the Taliban took Parvana’s senior abroad? They contemplate his sentiment was crooked through the order in a opposed province. They though he is someone bad. As-well their faith was if they immolate someone bad they would be amiable.
Another entity is they say if someone goes abroad to be educated he is maxim his settlement province is bad. CHAPTER THREE (p. 34-43) 1. Catalogue the ways the Taliban tranquillityricts the proposement, clonature and bearing of women and damsels as glorious in the fantastic thus far. Women possess to bear burqas when they go beyond and they possess to possess a manful protector or dispensation from their mate. As branch the administrations weren’t so accurate for Parvana and gone-by she is the solely non-interference the Taliban apportioned it. If women pomped any deal-out of their collectiveness in social she would be punished. Solely terminate kinsfolk were apportioned to see her. Can’t go to achievement, ground.
Can’t frame eye adjunction delay man. No social deportment. 2. Why was the act of Parvana and her dame traveling to the prison to furnish Senior such a obscure one? Accordingly women on their own can’t ride the bus. As-well due the covet Burqa Parvanas dame had to bear they couldn’t plod dissipated. The way to the prison was covet and the highways destroyed. Had photographs but they were illicit? 3. How do Parvana and her dame attack to get her senior out of prison and what is the effect? They were custody dominionful the guards that he didn’t do anyentity and they should let him go gratuitous. As-well that they lack him tail.
But then they got beaten up. 4. “Helping Dame down the tedious stairs was a tiny affect succoring Father, as the billowing burqa made it inexplicoperative for her to see where she was going. ” (39) What does this paragraph involve encircling the collision of a burqa on the proposement and daily breath of a dame? Why would the Taliban hanker such an collision? It pomps that through the clonature edict of the Taliban women weren’t operative to unquestionably plod as-well the bombing destroyed multifarious highways and buildings which made it equal inexplicableer. CHAPTER FOUR (p. 44-53) 1. “’If we had left Afghanistan when we had the accident, I could be doing my achievement! ’ ‘We are Afghans.
This is our settlement. If all the educated community dispensation, who conquer rebuild the province? ’” (45) Parvana says this is an controversy her parents regularly possess. Clear-up her dame’s policy of the controversy and her senior’s policy of the controversy. Why is their’s such a obscure posture to be in? Her dame said they had a accident to dispensation the province but they didn’t. Gone-by twain dame and senior in Parvanas Origin are educated they are deal-out of the distinguished gauge class of community. Her seniors controversy is that Afghanistan conquer scarcity keen community to rebuild the province succeeding the Taliban were gone-by. Dame lacks to do their job.
If there are no other educated community who lacks to rebel out the taliban 2. Why is Parvana the solely part of the origin who can go out and forfeiture succor occasion her senior is in prison? Her sister is to old to equitpotent safely go beyond delayout a man and Ali is too pubescent. But she is orderful a damsel so she can go beyond and buy succor. 3. “Now I’ve got her, Parvana reflection. I can frame her as miseroperative as she frames me. But she was surprised to furnish that this reflection gave her no favor. Maybe she was too jaded and too lank. Instead of substituteing her tail, she took the specie from her sister’s agency (53).
This citation sharp-ends to the ongoing encounter between the sisters. Clear-up why Parvana initially contemplates she conquer be operative to frame Nooria abject. Accordingly if Parvana would not go, and get the succor, her sister would positively possess to, and delayout her senior entity there she was wandering. Discuss why you affect that reflection does not yield Parvana any favor. Accordingly Nooria regularly was balance to Parvana and Parvana had nconstantly had a educeed accident to yield that tail. CHAPTER FIVE (p. 54-62) 7. Parvana originates to diversify uniformly her senior has been put in prison. Characterize the diversify that originates to befall in Parvana.
What does she do that pomps this diversify and clear-up why she is changing. She in-fact was obligatory plenty to go on the remarkoperative and get the succor as-well she got infiltrate for her origin. She could possess tortured Nooria but she didn’t instead she equitpotent did her achievement. 8. Who is Mrs. Weera and why is her investigate to Parvana’s origin so great? She achievemented delay Parvanas dame concomitantly and scarcitys a ingredient of writing. She is one of the old coadjutors of the origin and now she builds them up anew. Gym initiatemistress Parvanas Teacher. CHAPTER SIX (p. 63-73) 1. “They were going to substitute her into a boy” (63).
Explain the intent Mrs. Weera and the origin succeed up delay. Why must Parvana frame the last resolution if the intent was to achievement. They lacked to substitute her into a boy so she could win specie and go on the remarkoperative gratuitously. To cut her hair of and frame her observe affect a boy isn’t to inexplicoperative and the tranquillity could as-well soundness her to do it but the acting on the remarkoperative and the confabulationing was her job and if she doesn’t lack to do it there would be no way to soundness her. 2. When Parvana goes out in the street clothinged as a boy she affects opposed. Clear-up the destruction in her affectings and why this is so.
She affects gratuitous and another entity as a damsel she regularly mellow to cloke now if she equitpotent acts ordinary she has the best Hiding constantly its equitpotent another boy popular environing the streets. 3. The great characters in The Breadwterminate are…(catalogue five and a insignificant style of each) a. Parvana – very sound impressing, doesn,t affect older sister b. Parvana as boy = does anyentity to succor origin in-fact achievements concomitantly delay her sister c. Nooria = grumpy but chooses service for origin d. Dame = succeeding senior was choosen abroad depressions e. Senior = regularly affectd in Parvana CHAPTER SEVEN (p. 74-82) 1.
Parvana interprets a communication for a Talib. What is marvellous encircling his reresuscitation to the communication? Why? Antecedently she reflection Taliban weren’t anthropological they had no affectings and were dispassioned blooded. But then she educeedized that they in-fact are anthropological and solely do what they creed in and that some are soundnessd to do so. CHAPTER EIGHT (p. 83-94) 1. Why does Mrs. Weera propose in delay Parvana and her origin? She and Parvanas Dame lack to frame their own berth and as-well she lacks to fetch the origin tail on way. 2. What distinguished conception does Parvana possess in-reference-to her gratuitousdom as a boy and how she can succor her dame and sister?
Why jurisdiction Nooria appearance to the conception? She as manful protector could choose them beyond and there would be no facilitate. Taking them out succeeding a year and a half of a feeble terminated locality improves their disposition by a lot. 3. What does Parvana discloak encircling the blacked-out window? Frame a foreannouncement encircling what jurisdiction behaphazard later in the fantastic in relevancy to the window. There is a dame who lets substance succeed to her to teach some skin of communication. Maybe at the end she conquer succor them or she conquer dupe them. CHAPTER NINE (p. 95-103) 1. Describe the provisions of Shauzia’s condition (family, achievement, settlement).
Why jurisdiction it be succorful to Parvana to acknowledge encircling the obscureies of another damsel her age? She has equal les specie and their patronage provisions are unquestionably bad. 2. In this section, intents for the berth and a ground for damsels originate to educe. What are the intents and why are such conversations so great for Parvana, Mother, Mrs. Weera and Nooria? This would yield damsels a accident to in-fact lwin anew and do triton opposed from equitpotent succeeding at settlement. As-well it is lastly triton to do for Nooria and her Mother. The berth lets other community environing the earth acknowledge whats going on in Afghanistan.
CHAPTER TEN (p. 104-113) 1. What do the damsels determine to do to frame gone-by specie? Why do you contemplate Parvana has calamity morally delay the conception of this specie-making theory? They determined to dig up bones on a sedate yard and hawk them to the “bone Bocker”. Distinguished specie proceeds. Accordingly she asks her stubborn the topic if their families would be mad and if the vitalityless individual themselves would. 2. When Parvana has to go to the bathlocality in the intermediate of the day, she is very wandering. Clear-up why. What would you possess effected in her establish? She is pristinely wandering that someone furnishs out she is no boy and as-well accordingly of landmines.
She give-eard multifarious stories encircling them and that she could calamity up any second. I wouldn’t go dig up bones in the pristine establish. CHAPTER ELEVEN (p. 114-122) 1. Why does Parvana cry when she returns from the sedateyard? Is she entity undeveloped? She cries accordingly all these pictures of skulls on a sedate stone and bones succeed tail into her sentiment. No she isn’t accordingly it is inexplicoperative plenty equal entity operative to downfall other communitys sedates. 2. Why does Parvana lack to endure digging up bones? Accordingly she frames gone-by specie that way, so she and her coadjutor possess some left balance’s for their specie making conception. . What grant drops on Parvana’s culmination in this section? It was a red wooden compose. 4. Why does Parvana affect that arguing delay Nooria equitpotent doesn’t frame sagacity any gone-by? Accordingly they all possess to succor each other and hold concomitantly to get through this inexplicoperative remaining, and as-well accordingly she contemplates she or Nooria possess transitional. 5. Parvana can’t remain to eat her nan at lunch and yields it to a applicant instead. What does this resuscitation semblance encircling Parvana? What does she acknowledge encircling succor in their connection? It pomps that digging up the bones in-fact pi her and frames her affect bad.
Also that there isn’t abundantly succor in connection. 6. The damsels determine to go hawk their amiables at a soccer equality. When they get to the stadium, they see triton very opposed from a soccer equality going on. What do they voucher? That the Taliban cut of agencys of embezzler. As a bloodthirsty way of price. CHAPTER TWELVE (p. 123-134) 1. Mother’s reresuscitation to the equalts at the soccer stadium is “What generation are we patronage in? ” (123). What does she balance when she says this? She media that no one receipts from this and that approximately no one affects or is equal ok delay the remaining.
She media that multifarious years ago this was effected and she affects affect they condition in a connection of that season. 2. “No one said anyentity to Parvana when the binterpret ran out, but she got up and went to achievement that day anyway. Some entitys equitpotent had to be effected” (124). What does this paragraph semblance encircling Parvana, specially in comparison to her bearing at the originatening of the fantastic? She transitional a lot she now is very obligatory and acknowledges what she has to do she won’t equal sorrow encircling it anymore, accordingly it affects equitpotent direct. 3. Shauzia teachs Parvana she has a intent to dispensation.
Parvana prodigys how she can dispensation her origin. What do twain damsels contest delay at the field of fleeing Afghanistan? Why does Shauzia affect affect a bad individual? That they possess to dispensation their origin rearwards as-well they possess to determine dissipated accordingly their collectiveness is changing and the can’t preserve up the cloak. As-well her origin conquer not outlast if she dispensations gone-by she is their foodwinner. 4. Parvana’s sagacity of what is “normal” has transitional. Clear-up this diversify. She rouses to hold delay the remaining and as-well to sanction it at the originatening she wasn’t notorious to any diversifys and orderful reflection encircling the gone-by.
Because her condition of sitting at the remarkoperative and involved to be minute and then pretending to be a boy and taking balance the origin responsibilities. 5. Clear-up how Nooria and Mrs. Weera rouseing the ground for damsels is a frame of hindrance anewst the Taliban. They solely possess very few damsels and expensively she goes to the students expensively the students succeed. They lacked to yield the damsels order which the Taliban stoped. CHAPTER THIRTEEN (p. 135-143) 1. Why does Nooria determine to espouse a man she inexplicablely acknowledges? What conquer the benefits of the concert be? She can lastly rouse her own condition and she contemplates she accident educated there.
She contemplates that the Taliban possess terminate jurisdiction there. 2. Parvana scums to go to Mazar for the espousals yet she sulks when her dame determines not to choose Parvana delay her. Clear-up why Parvana jurisdiction affect such adulterated emotions. Accordingly its her sisters espousals and the total origin should be there as-well the taunt is hazardous. She lacks to succeed for her coadjutor and as-well in plaint her senior succeeds tail. She has to achievement for the specie. 3. As Nooria dispensations, Parvana teases her. A diversify in their relevancyship is clear. Clear-up how entitys used to be and how they are now as the two sisters intercept entity separated.
Why do you affect this diversify has succeed encircling? At the originatening Parvana and Nooria hated each other and perfect skin of teasing agoing a engagement. Now gone-by the remaining got so bad they agoing achievementing concomitantly and in-fact acting affect sisters. CHAPTER FOURTEEN (p. 144-154) 1. What skin and self-confident act does Parvana raise out in this section? She fetchs a settlement she doesn’t equal acknowledge. This was facilitatey accordingly this women didn’t bear a burqa and not equal a chador. She would be in abundantly calamity if the Taliban cessation them. 2. Describe what the Kabul of the gone-by was affect.
In the gone-by Kabul was the hotblot of Asia. There used to be triflings through the total misunderstanding and the misunderstandingsubsist was extraordinary. 3. Why does Parvana contemplate of herstubborn as “Malali innate the soldiers through foe empire? ” (148). Accordingly she succors that women and this achievement was very facilitatey. As-well accordingly she was pretending to be a boy equal though she is a damsel. 4. What dreadful information does Parvana receive uniformly Homa has tranquillityed, eaten and is operative to address? Why would she not possess give-eard encircling this antecedently? That the Taliban took balance Mazar and immolateed multifarious community, gone-by her origin was there she contemplates they are vitalityless.
She didn’t give-ear of that antecedently accordingly there are no information through telivision or radio. 5. How does Parvana reply to this information? Why do you contemplate she bargains delay the remaining this way? Pristine she does the similar entity as her dame but then she gets tail up and endures engagementing. All this for the plaint if her senior succeeds tail. CHAPTER FIFTEEN (p. 155-166) 1. Parvana originates to affect amend in this section. What is the cause of her new sagacity of dememorial and long-for? Her senior has succeed settlement so she in-fact has a entity to engagement for. She long-ford gone-by her senior came tail the tranquillity of the faily may as-well succeed settlement. . Shauzia lacks desperately to dispensation Afghanistan. What is Parvana’s reresuscitation to this hanker? What is Mrs. Weera’s reply to Parvana’s hanker that Shauzia go delay her to Pakistan? Parvana lacks to succor her coadjutor but Miss Weera doesn’t lack to choose her to Pakistan accordingly she contemplates its not direct. 3. Why does Parvana intentt perfections in the blot where she usually hawks in the marketplace? As a grant to the women rearwards the black window, and as a amiablebye. To pomp the window women she isn’t hereafter tail. 4. The perfections induce the watchfulness of multifarious community. What jurisdiction the perfections be a disposition of in the fantastic?
Because it is triton butifull and a memorial of order. Which twain is unquestionably noble in this remaining. Accordingly they affectd the perfection isn’t going to gain-ground and Parvana is preposterous to equal try. 5. The coming is questionable for Shauzia and Parvana but the frame a intent to see each other in twenty years. What is the intent and what does Parvana prodigy encircling as she departs from Kabul? They intent is that they converge each other on the pristine day of flow on the top of the ifel mount in Paris. Parvana prodigys encircling what her province is going to be affect in that season and if twain of them outlast the season.