Discussion questions – Hobbit Chapter 19 “The Last Stage”
- How did Bilbo learn that Gandalf had been at a council of wizards during the time the dwarves and Bilbo were in Mirkwood Forest?
- What did they stop for on their return home near the place of their first adventure?
- What was happening at Bilbo’s hobbit hole when he returned home?
- What did Bilbo lose besides his silver spoons?
- Who came to visit Bilbo in later years?
4. He lost his reputation. He was an elf-friend, had the honor of dwarves and wizards, and was no longer quite respectable among the hobbits.
5. Gandalf and Balin came to visit Bilbo in later years.
3. Bilbo returned to Elrond and then went on to his house, which was being sold at auction, because he was presumed dead.
2. Gandalf and Bilbo dug up the troll treasure.