Family Holiday, S Daly, Phenomena, Short story Question (a): the first event would be the “flimsy bridge” and the second event would be the underwater ledge that “drops away pretty sharply”. Question (b): Onomatopaeia= “crashed” the writer uses this verbal feature to portray a negative feeling or a feeling that the sea is a dangerous […]

The topic of illusion in this novel is strongly based around the two peninsulas of Long Island; one of which is, East Egg. F. Scott Fitzgerald has shown that the illusion that surrounds this setting is the illusion of the American dream in the way that this setting represents the fake/false American Dream. East Egg […]

CHARACTER= Describe three key characters and how they change in the novel. Character 1) Gatsby: Jay Gatsby is a self-made man, in more than one way. The first way is that he literally made the name and persona ‘Gatsby” up. He was a poor working class boy with poor farming parents and he decided that […]

Chapter One: Nick Carraway= pg.5 = “I lived in West Egg, the – well, the less fashionable of the two, though this is a superficial tag to express the bizarre and not a little sinister contrast between them.” Nick= pg.6 = “Across the courtesy bay the white palaces of fashionable East Egg glittered along the […]

What was the advice given to Nick by his father? How, do you suppose, this makes him a good person to tell this story? Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone, just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had. This makes him a good narrator because he isn’t quick […]

Introduction: Wanaka is a picturesque haven, full of opportunities that are ripe for the picking/taking. There are many little niches around this lovely town that provide some great entertainment. The best of these would probably be the nature that thrives in and around the area of Wanaka. Winter: Lush, emerald coloured grass, shines with the […]

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