Any tips for the English Lit Exam on Mon (18/05/15)Watch
Link to wider ideas.
If you are asked a question like 'Explore the way Shakespeare uses love in Romeo and Juliet' dont just narrowly talk about Romeo and Juliet's romantic love. Talk about maternal love between the Nurse and Juliet, the colder, more business like and lack of love in Lady Capulet and Juliet's relationship. Talk about Paris and Juliet and how arranged marriage. Link it to Elizabethan views. Discuss the Friar and Romeo. Also talk about whether the love between Romeo and Juliet... You could discuss if it really was true love or if it was lust with sexual desires.
Romeo and Juliet was just an example but if you get the idea!