Peter W.’s questions
Many exam boards ask a question about how a writer structures a text to engage the interest of the reader. What do they actually mean by the term 'structure'? Does this demand writing about more than paragraphs? What do you think? How would you define structure?
What image does Shakespeare create of Macbeth BEFORE the audience first meet him in Act one Scene 3?
I was wondering whether any of you studying "The Strange Case of Dr. Jeykll and Mr.Hyde" by Robert Louis Stevenson had thought of why Stevenson withdraws Utterson from commenting on the last two chapters?
What pre-twentieth century texts are you studying? What do you like about them? What do you find most challenging?
Our month to find out how little we could spend and still survive. Up to this point, we’d been Christmas and Easter frugalists, dipping in and out of fiscal prudence where it suited us, saving enough to ensure ourselves a spot in retirement, but also buying things like a handcrafted turquoise- and- brown embroidered collar ........
- I don't understand what 'ensure ourselves a spot in retirement,' means. Please help me.