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5. Why does Pip want to be a gentleman? What does he do to become a gentleman? What does it mean to be a gentleman?

 

lisekchytrusek k #272611
Jun 03, 2013 9:46 AM

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5. Why does Pip want to be a gentleman? What does he do to become a gentleman? What does it mean to be a gentleman?
 

jill d #170087
Jun 03, 2013 10:53 AM

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Pip wants to become a gentleman because he want to make himself worthy of Estella. In order to become a gentleman, Pip focuses on education, dress, and manners. In order to do this, he received money from a benefator.

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