Gulliver’s Travels Questions Book Two Brobdingnab: How does Gulliver function as a foil to both the Lilliputians

  1. How does Gulliver function as a foil to both the Lilliputians and to the Brobdingnagians
  2. What is Swift saying with their different sizes?
  3. How have Gulliver’s perceptions of physical reality been changed by his time in Brobdingnag?
  4. How does Swift’s depiction of the Brobdingnagians reflect on ordinary humans?
  5. What do you think he is suggesting to us? What is accomplished by so many strange comparisons between creatures of different sizes and shapes?
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