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The Hunger Games

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The Boy with the Bread

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And while I was talking, the idea of actually losing Peeta hit me again and I realized how much I don’t want him to die. And it’s not about the sponsors. And it’s not about what will happen back home. And it’s not just that I don’t want to be alone. It’s him. I do not want to lose the boy with the bread (Collins, ch. 22).

What is the significance of Katniss calling Peeta “the boy with the bread?”

A

It reminds the reader that Peeta’s father is a baker.

B

It showcases how far Katniss is willing to play up the “romance” story for the audience.

C

It reinforces Katniss’ genuine feelings for Peeta.

D

It shows how much the arena has changed Katniss.

E

It suggests that Katniss is realizing something for the first time.