Writing Exercise 4

“Hills Like White Elephants”


Write a one-page (250-300 words) essay comparing analyzing Hemingway’s distinctive style in “Hills Like White Elephants.”

Focus on Hemingway’s use of dialogue to tell the story. Why do you think he choose this technique and how does it make the story more effective? Support your analysis with specific details from the text.

For this, and all your essays in this class, please use strict MLA format.

Due: September 27

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