The Question and Answer section for Gulliver’s Travels is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Their heads are slanted to the left or right, and their clothes have pictures of either musical instruments or astronomical signs.
Gulliver and the emperor attempt to converse even though they cannot yet understand each other's language. Gulliver tries to speak to the emperor and his men in every language he knows, but to no avail. Gulliver however has a keen intellect and...
From the text:
"Upon the whole, I never beheld in all my Travels so disagreeable an Animal, nor one against which I naturally conceived so strong an Antipathy."