The Letters  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 […]

Phrases Paragraph exploring common theme to phrases Comment your reaction to the opinion Frankenstein formed to his monster “I saw the dull yellow eye of the creature open; it breathed hard, and a convulsive motion agitated its limbs.” “How can I describe my emotions at this catastrophe,” “His limbs were in proportion, and I had […]

Irksome – irritating or annoying Intolerable – unable to endure Recourse – a source of help in a difficult situation Syndics – a government offical in various countries Indefatigable – to keep on going and to not get tired  Perpetually – in a way that never ends or changes constantly. Refrain – stop oneself from doing […]

Frankenstein Dracula The Dream Woman – short story

Driven by passion or strong emotions rather than logic or reason Obsession with the eye drives the reader to kill: “His eye was like the eye of a vulture, the eye of one of those terrible birds that watch and wait while an animal dies, and then fall upon the dead body and pull it […]

Time spent Writing:  0/6 hours left  Ideas: Car accident: Person driving laying on the ground injured Paramedics and policemen gather around him/her Broken arm and leg crushed under the car The scene was a bomb. Small pieces of debris scattered for miles but as you moved closer the small pieces of debris turn into parts […]

Is it easier to live a lie than living the truth? People refer to live an illusion of someone else than their own. The texts ‘The Great Gatsby’ by F. Scott Fitzgerald, ‘Easy A’ written by Bert V. Royal and directed by Will Gluck, ‘The Doll’s House’ by Katherine Mansfield and ‘The Grand Illusion’ by […]

Novel – The Great Gatsby Short Story – The dolls house Song – The Grand illusion – Film – Easy A ~ Character ~ Statement – People prefer to live an illusion of someone else than their own. Text 1: The Great Gatsby – Jay Gatsby He pretends to be someone he is not Q1: He […]

‘Family Holiday’, written by S Daly, from the short story Phenomena a) – stuck in middle of bridge and waves crashed and sucked everything b) (i) Onomatopoeia – the waves crashed (ii) The writer uses onomatopoeia to show that she has negative feeling towards the family trip as if everything that has happened has been […]

Illusion People who pretend to be someone they’re not Social Classes Photoshop Movies/Tv shows Illusion of childhood Celebrities and their lives Teenagers Anorexia Anorexia Most people who are anorexic are females The effects of the thinness culture in media, that constantly reinforces thin people as the ideal stereotypes Professions and careers that promote being this […]