¨The situation seems absurd-2 armies sitting & watching each other like this¨(45).
¨Jimmy went out last night and said that he could hear the Huns sloshing about in their trenches & coughing as much as we do,so I expect they are just as uncomfortable as we are¨(48).
¨ Each side was just camping in their trenches and not moving because they were not planning out how they should fight each other¨(37-53).
Why did the author show these numbers or amounts? The author showed these numbers and amounts because he wanted to show how many armies are.
Word Gap: Serenades
¨The shouting matches even turned into friendly musical serenades ¨(48)
Why did the author quote or cite this person? The author quoted or cited this person because he wanted to show that it wasn't just one armies that was suffering from the cruel conditions in the trenches it was both.
If one of the sides would become a growth mindset instead of fixed then they would make a smart plan to win the war.
Book Club Questions
How many armies had fought in this war?
Usually a piece of music played or sung by a man in the open air sometimes under the window of his lover. This is a technical term.
The British army wanted to rush into the enemy´s trenches.But they got annihilated when they tried to rush.So they waited in their own trenches.
What if there is a ton of rain and the trenches get fully flooded what would of happened?