what puzzled you about the book great expectations

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  • Jess H
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    How a book that has such an interesting story could be such an excruciating read.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    What puzzled me about Great Expectations was how boring and uneventful a work of literature could be.

  • 1 decade ago

    I agree with labowu, it was extremely boring, but I had to read it for a college English class. I would not recommend it. The storyline was bad, and the main character was so full of himself, he wanted to be a "gentleman" which was just a name for rich, unpopular men who regularly got drunk, wasted their money on lavish items, and fought over idiotic pointless things.

    Source(s): Reading the book
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It's popularity. But then, I've never cared for Dickens.

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