World Lit: Monkey

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hollyrt67
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151132
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World Lit: Monkey
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2012-04-30 19:57:50
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Monkey Journey West Wu eng en
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World Lit: Monkey
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  1. The novel is:
    a fictionalised account of the legendary pilgrimage to India of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang,
  2. Name the 4 main characters:
    • 1. Tripitaka
    • 2. Monkey
    • 3. Pigsy
    • 4. Sandy
  3. Vernacular Chinese:
    the "vulgar" language used in the everyday lives of common people
  4. Who is trapped by the Buddha for defying Heaven:
    Monkey
  5. Who was previously the Marshal of the Heavenly Canopy, a commander of Heaven's naval forces, and was banished to the mortal realm for flirting with the moon goddess Chang'e:
    Pig
  6. Who was previously the celestial Curtain Lifting General, and was banished to the mortal realm for dropping (and shattering) a crystal goblet of the Queen Mother of the West:
    Sandy
  7. Who was sentenced to death for setting fire to his father's great pearl:
    The horse that Xuanzang rides on
  8. Monkey's true name:
    Sun Wu-k'ung
  9. Born from a stone nourished by the Five Elements, who learns the art of the Tao:
    Monkey/Sun Wu-K'ung

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