Choose one of the activities below:
|Past Questions – Section A
Treat this as timed revision: you should spend 5 minutes planning and 40 minutes writing your essay
|The Crucible – “Oh, Elizabeth, your justice would freeze beer!”
How does Miller present the relationship between Elizabeth and John Proctor at the
beginning of Act 2, and how does it change by the end of the play?
|Touching the Void – Select an incident which you think is particularly tense and exciting in Touching the Void. How does Simpson create tension and excitement in this incident?|
|An Inspector Calls – Remind yourself of the ending of the play from ‘The telephone rings sharply………’ to ‘……the curtain falls’.
How do you respond to this as an ending to An Inspector Calls and how does Priestley make you respond as you do by the ways he writes?
|Short Stories – Answer part (a) and part (b)
How does Aboulela present the feelings of the young man in Something Old, Something New?
and then Part (b)
How does the writer present the feelings of a character from a different story in
Sunlight on the Grass?