Make a list of all the different phrases victor Frankenstein uses to describe his creation   

Timeline  Robert Walton captained the ship – “a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye. This expedition has been the favourite dream of my early years.” Sailed into the Arctic – “I am going to unexplored regions to ‘the land of mist and snow.” Stuck on ice + saw gigantic figure on sled – “a […]

us strangely are our souls constructed, and by such slight ligaments are we bound to prosperity or ruin. When I look back, it seems to me as if this almost miraculous change of inclination and will was the immediate suggestion of the guardian angel of my life—the last eort made by the spirit of preservation […]

the narrator uses short sentences to show that he is nervous and panicking

2- foreshadowed by something negative the narrator foreshadowed something negative by saying early in the text “I heard sounds from heaven; I heard sounds from hell” this tells us that there is a dark side to him and that he may end up doing something bad as hell foreshadows the idea of sins and negative […]

“People have a habit of inventing fictions they will believe wholeheartedly in order to avoid the truth they cannot accept”  This is an aspect of the art of illusion, some people create a fake identity to create themselves the perfect illusion so that they can fit into societies perception of what is “good”.Four texts that […]

family holiday – S Daly, phenomena – short story a.) “the bridge bucked and rolled to the side” the bridge suggests danger dangerous “it drops away pretty sharply” this suggests danger b. (i) onomatopoeia -crashed (ii) the writer uses onomatopoeia when she uses the word crashed, this can suggest to us that because of the crashing […]

Start off with a rhetorical question eg. who believed in Santa etc first paragraph – the illusion of child hood and how the imagination is broader, we are fed stories like Santa and the Easter bunny second paragraph – being a teenager, the social media, the third paragraph – being a mature adult intro  Who remembers the […]

Fitzgerald has a very poetic way of presenting language. He uses the same devices consistently throughout his writing. 1. Select three passages from the book (about a paragraph or two in length) that we have NOT annotated as a class. Annotate these passages and identify the language features that Fitzgerald uses. Explain the effect of […]

“I think the American dream for most people is just to survive.”The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald is a novel is based in the 1920s through the eyes of the narrator Nick Carraway.It’s a story told over one summer in new york city, Nick Carraway is a middle-aged man who has moved to New York to pursue […]