The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole; Sue Townsend

Literatura universal contemporánea. Narrativa y novela infantil y juvenil británica. Adolescencia. Personajes

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Questions on the text

1.What are New Year's resolutions?

The New Year's resolutions are the purposes that we intend to meet before starting a new year.

2.Why does Adrian think that his spot is growing?

Because his mother does'nt know about vitamins.

3.When the dog has the operation, what does the vet find? Why?

The veterinarian found a plastic bag because the dog eat the model ship of her father.

4.Exactly how old is Adrian at the beginning of his diary?

Adrian Mole has 13 years and three quarters.

5.Why did Adrian think Nigel was being polite when he told him that he was going to the doctor?

Because Nigel said he couldn't see it.

6.Why did Adrian think Nigel was being polite when he told him that he was going to the doctor?

To not worry or bother at he.

6.Why did Adrian decide to go and see a private doctor?

Because it is very worried about his spot.

7.Adrian took some comic books to a “poor family”. Why did he think they were poor?

Because they have a black and white television.

8.Why did Adrian think he would probable be a teenage criminal out on the streets?

Because her mother is looking for a job, and he thinks that mother not take cared of him.

9.Why does Adrian have to visit a man called Bert Baxter?

Because it is in a group of school that helps old people.

10.Where did Adrian's mother get a job?

Adrian's mother get a job Saturday 24th of January, in a same place to Mr Lucas.

11.Why is Adrian angry with Nigel?

Because Nigel is going out with Pandora.

12.Adrian says that his father is cross because Mr Lucas doesn't want to see him.What do you think the real reason is?

Because this jealous of Mr Lucas and his wife pays more attention to him that Mr. Lucas.

13.Why does Mr Lucas stay with Adrian's family?

Because Mr. Lucas is ill and Adrian's mother takes care of him when he finishes his work.

14.Why does Adrian wish he knew karate?

To defend him before Barry Kent

15.What happened when Adrian's father went fishing? What happened when he arrived home?

The Adrian father's comes home after going to fishing with very hungry, and his wife makes him a sandwich but he gets angry because Mr Lucas has eaten his favorite cake.

16.Where does Pandora live? How does Adrian find this out?

Pandora lives in the street Elm Tree Avenue. He saw it when was delivering newspapers.

17.How did Adrian find out his parents were separating?

Adrian did find out that his parents were separating with listening an conversation between his father and grandmother.

18.How did Adrian's grandmother feel about his parents' divorce?

She is quite happy that the parents of Adrian getting a divorce.

19.Why did Adrian hide his father's shaving razor?

Because he believed that his father was going to commit suicide after what happened.

20.What did Adrian think alter his weekend with Nigel?

He believes he has lived for 14 years as a poverty, because the Nigel house is very big and the food is delicious.

21.Why did Adrian tell his mother about his father and Doreen Slater?

He told her about his father and Doreen Slater because he wanted to make her jealous.

22.What was Adrian's reaction when the postman told him that Adrian's mother was

coming to visit on Saturday?

Adrian gets angry and wants make a complaint.

23.What did Adrian's father do with the flowrs he had bought for his wife?

After the father left with Doreen Slater, the back seat of his car was full of flowers.

24.What happened when Adrian's grandmother found Adrian and his father reading by candlelight?

She told I had to go her home, and gives at his son a check for the electricity bill.

25.Who solved Adrian's problem with Barry Kent?

His grandma.She spoke with Barry Kent

26.Why does Adrian hope that Bert Baxter doesn't die?

Because he doesn't has anything to wear to a funeral.

27.Why does Pandora think Adrian's father is racist?

Because the father does not like that some Indians haigan on their street because it said it was the beginning of the end of the street.

28.What did Pandora say she had done visit the money for Adrian's present?

She said the conditions were terrible and that she given money from his gift to a poor man.

29.Why did Pandora tell Adrian they shouldn't see each other for a while?

Because she says they are doing very serious their relation.

30.Why is Adrian so worried about the operation to remove his tonsils?

Because her grandmother tells you know someone who bled to death in the operation. Bert also knew someone who died for the same reason.

31.Why did Adiran burn the telephone Hill at the bonfire party?

Because the phone bill was in the red, they were should money.

32.Why did Adrian's mother leave Mr Lucas?

Because, Lucas treated his mother as a sexual object and as a cook for him.

33.Why did they have Christmas lunch tour hours late?

Because his father was too drunk to eat something, he had drunk a lot the night before.

34.Why did Adiran relieve Bert and Queenie's wedding was a waste of time?

In his opinion is a waste of time because it is almost 90 and almost 80 years..

35.Why did Pandora refuse to make love with Adrian?

Pandora said it will not take the risk of single parent only by a few spots.

36.Why didn't Pandora send Adrian a birthday card?

Because Pandora learned that Adrian likes Barbara.

37.What happened to Adrian when he sniffed the glue on the model plane?

Adrian smell glue and his nose was stuck to the aeroplane.His father took him to the hospital.