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The Boy Who Cried Wolf

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Parent Category: Fairy Tales
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.
There was a boy and he went outside and told his family, 'There's a wolf outside!' they came out and saw he was just playing a trick on them. He did it again and shouted, ' Look! There's a wolf outside!' They came out terrified but he was just playing a trick this time. Again, there really was a wol…
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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). Thou…
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Like the mediebal (Everyman) often writers dealing with expendable characters sought like modern accident acutuaries ( 40% more likely to have a fatal crash ) used anonymity as a sort of shielding device. Characters who are expended in stories usually have no name and only the barest minimum of phys…
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He did not have a name in the story, they just called him boy
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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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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."
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It is a fable, designed with the intention of demonstrating an idea: If a person constantly cries for help when it is not needed, nobody will come to help them when they are truly in trouble.
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Hello! The basic summary to the story is: A boy got bored watching sheep, and wanted excitement. So he called "Wolf!" The villiagers came running, got mad at the boy because it was a prank, and left. The next day the boy did the same thing. The villiagers got really mad at the boy, because it was …
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not to be liar that would be the moral. the climax is most likely the part where the wolf actually comesNot to Lie lol
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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.
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yes you can
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The wolf wanted to eat the sheep.
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This is a hard question, because the wolfs not wanted in this story
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The moral of The Boy who Cried Wolf is if you keep lying no one will believe you anymore. See, he 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! ;)
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The original story is part of ancient Greek folk lore. The boy is presumably Greek.
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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 mumbled 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 t…
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yes people didn't believe him so he got eaten
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yes he is
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yes it is
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The Grasshopper and the Ant, and The Tortoise and the Hare both bear some similarities to it.
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It tells you that you shouldn't lie because if you do alot then others won't believe you in an emergency
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this fable is not found in the bible
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Folklore is not copyrighted.
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The solution is to never joke around about something so serious because people will never believe when your telling the truth.
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erin wrot;14 years old
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either go to Barnes and Nobles or Borders. you can also visit their website, which is much easier.
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don't lie so when you need someone to help you are you need something people wont think your lying.
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The tone of the boy and the wolf is horrible. They hate the poor little child because he lie, lie, lie..... the tone is nice though... :D
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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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No, it's fiction.
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It was written to teach kids that lying can have negative consequences.
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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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if you lie too many times no one will believe you when it really happens.
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its called a fable or sometimes a fairytale
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There once was a shepherd boy who was bored as he sat on the hillside watching the village sheep. To amuse himself he took a great breath and sang out, "Wolf! Wolf! The Wolf is chasing the sheep!" The villagers came running up the hill to help the boy drive the wolf away. But when they arrived at t…
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The Boy Who Cried Wolf is about like fiction stuff like: Vampires and were wolfs. But... a speacil character is Victoria Justice the girl from Victorious and that's all I suspect I know.
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Little Red Riding Hood, Three Little Pigs, The Three Bears, and Hansel and Gretel are similar to the story, The Boy Who Cried Wolf.
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It helps kids learn not to lie and not to make false accusations if they want anyone to believe them when it is important. In real life, kids should be payed attention to even if they were untruthful in the past.
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The moral of the story is to not tell lies. People may believe you once or twice but once you lose their trust, they won't believe anything you say and it will have detrimental consequences.
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Super Why - 2007 The Boy Who Cried Wolf 1-7 was released on: USA: 17 September 2007
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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 need it. "
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