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What is the theme of Beware of the Dog by Roald Dahl?

Theme is the controlling idea, central insight, and and the generalization about life in a story(csustan.edu). The theme of "Beware of the Dog" is looks can be deceiving . This is the theme because in the story the pilot is told he is in England, "You're a lucky fellow.

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Also asked, where does Beware of the Dog take place?

- "Beware of the Dog" was written in 1944. The story first takes place in plane. "He was still flying the Spitfire"(Dahl 1). Further, it takes place in a hospital in France.

One may also ask, who is the main character in Beware of the Dog? Story. RAF pilot Peter Williamson sustains a serious injury while flying a mission over German-controlled Vichy France. He bails out of his plane and later awakes to find himself in a hospital bed in Brighton, on the English coast.

Also asked, what is the significance of the title beware of the dog?

It is referring to the enemy and it was on a sign outside the hospital in France. It is referring to the enemy and the talking dog in France.

When was Beware of the Dog published?

1946

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