Due: Thursday, 25th September
Read the following extract from The Woman in Black (attached – click on the following link, to download the PDF file: The Woman in Black, pp.65-66
Explain how language is used to create a change in the atmosphere.
(Select a quote and then analyse its effectiveness.)
All: You should select at least three phrases / sentences to examine, commenting on how the author has used language to add to / change the atmosphere.
Challenge 1: Spot the Simile. Find the simile hidden in the extract, and evaluate (judge) its effectiveness.
Challenge 2: Suggest one aspect of the author’s writing that could be improved.