Your possible exam questions

In today’s lesson we revised the chapters in The Woman in Black. Some of you have a great knowledge of the texts, some of you need to reread the text as soon as possible. You came up with some nice question ideas. I have listed them below.

Take a look, plan a response or even write a response – I will mark anything you hand in. Now is the time to step up!

  • How does Hill present Samuel Daily as the voice of reason?
  • How does Hill use the conspiracy of silence in Chapter 8 ‘Spider’?
  • How does Hill use Arthur to build tension?
  • How effective is Hill’s use of foreshadowing in The Woman in Black?
  • How does Hill present the character of Samuel Daily in Chapter 3 ‘The Journey North’?
  • How does Hill present the idea of fear in Chapter 9 ‘In the Nursery’?
  • How does Hill present the theme of darkness?
  • How does Hill present Eel Marsh House in Chapter 5 ‘Across the Causeway’?
  • How does Hill use the theme of fear in Chapter 4 ‘The Funeral of Mrs Drablow’?
  • How does Hill present isolation in Chapter 9 ‘In the Nursery’?
  • How does Hill present the character of Arthur as a narrator throughout The Woman in Black?
  • How does Hill present the Woman in Black’s feelings throughout the novel?
  • How does Hill present Spider in Chapters 9 and 10?
  • How does Hill use the setting of Eel Marsh House to enforce the ghost story genre?
  • How does Hill use weather to build tension in The Woman in Black?
  • How does Hill use silence in Chapter 1 ‘Christmas Eve’?

Miss O

 

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