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The Boy Who Cried Wolf

The Boy Who Cried Wolf is a story about lying and what happens if you lie. This category is for questions about the story, characters, mood, and theme.

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Did the wolf die in ''The Boy Who Cried Wolf''?

No. In the story, the boy and his sheep are killed by the wolf because the boy called wolf so many times when there was no wolf that when a wolf did come, nobody thought there was a wolf. ...
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The Boy Who Cried Wolf story?

Here is the story of the boy who cried wolf. Once upon a time, a young shepherd boy named Jack thought his job as a shepherd was very boring. Jack grumbled, "I never get to have any fun. All I do every day of my life is watch these sheep." Then Jack had a plan to have fun. Jack said, "I got it! I will play a trick on the villagers." Then Jack cried, "WOLF ! WOLF ! It's chasing the...
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What is the climax of Aesop's The Boy who cried wolf?

not to be liar that would be the moral. the climax is most likely the part where the wolf actually comes Not to Lie lol ...
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Is the boy who cried wolf a fairy tale?

Loosely speaking it might be called a fairy tale. More precisely it is a fable from folk lore. ...
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Is the boy who cried wolf in the Bible?

The Boy Who Cried Wolf is one of Aesop's Fables. Aesop wrote long-form aphorisms, or "fables" including The Tortoise and the Hare & The Fox and the Sour Grapes. Aesop lived in the 6th century BCE (about a century before the Jews wrote Genesis, which would become the first book of the Torah). Though many ancient Greek and regional myths and fables were adopted by early Judaism and repeated in various forms in the Tanakh, The Boy Who Cried Wolf is not...
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Who wrote The Boy Who Cried Wolf?

The Boy Who Cried Wolf is one the ancient fables attributed to Aesop. No manuscripts by Aesop exist and there are many versions of "Aesop's fables." Tony Ross ...
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Did the boy die in the story The Boy Who Cried Wolf?

yes people didn't believe him so he got eaten
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What kind of motif is in the story The Boy Who Cried Wolf?

if you lie too many times no one will believe you when it really happens.
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How is the story The Boy Who Cried Wolf an example of karma?

to be quick the story of the boy who cried wolf means if you lie alot no1 will belive any thing you say! ...
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What kind of wolf was in The Boy Who Cried Wolf story?

Most likely a Timber Wolf, based on the location of the story.
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Theme of The Boy Who Cried Wolf?

The theme of The Boy Who Cried Wolf not to lie, or people will not trust you when you need help. AND The other theme of The Boy Who Cried Wolf is Nobody believes a liar ... even when he's telling the truth! AND The Moral of the story is that you should never lie, never-ever-ever.. 8l. ...
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What is the moral of the story 'The Boy Who Cried Wolf'?

The lesson is to not tell lies because when the time comes that one is telling the truth, people may not believe you and that could have dire consequences. The boy kept telling everyone there was a wolf, but he was lying. And then, in the end, a wolf does come and no one believes him! The moral is "Do not ask for help if you do not need it. If you do, you won't get help help when you really do...
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What is the author's purpose in ''The Boy Who Cried Wolf''?

don't lie so when you need someone to help you are you need something people wont think your lying. ...
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What was the wolf wanted for in the story the boy who cried wolf?

This is a hard question, because the wolfs not wanted in this story
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The Boy Who Cried Wolf problem?

In the fairy tale, aShepard boy is bored by watching his sheep. To entertain himself, he cries out that their is a wolf approaching. The townspeople run out to drive off the wolf, but find that their isn't one and that the boy was lying. This happens several more times, until a REAL wolf appears. The boy cries out that their is a wolf, but the townspeople don't believe him, thinking him to be lying again. Depending on the version, the...
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What is the boys name in the boy who cried wolf?

He did not have a name in the story, they just called him boy
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What does the fable The Boy Who Cried Wolf try to teach?

The Boy Who Cried Wolf tries to teach to small children not to lie and not to joke about something serious. ...
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What is the summary of 'The Boy who cried Wolf'?

The basic summary to the story is: A boy got bored watching sheep, and wanted excitement. So he called "Wolf!" The villagers came running, got mad at the boy because it was a prank, and left. The next day the boy did the same thing. The villagers got really mad at the boy, because it was a trick. The next day, a wolf came and attacked the sheep. The boy cried, "Wolf!" but the villagers didn't believe him, and no one came...
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What country is the boy who cried wolf from?

The original story is part of ancient Greek folk lore. The boy is presumably Greek. ...
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Where did the boy who cried wolf originate?

It's attributed to Aesop, so the tale is Ancient Greek in origin.
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What type of folklore is in The Boy Who Cried Wolf?

A fable (because it contains a lesson, or moral).
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How old is the boy who cried wolf story?

His precise age is not given. He is old enough to watch the sheep and give the alarm if a wolf comes. ...
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