Blood brothers gcse English licturature paper 2Watch
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1.) motifs-guns= escalates from toy gun to air rifle to shotgun. —> lower classes to violence and antisocial behaviour——-through violent incident we see reaction from the police [“listen love”/“sir”]—pronouns
2.) Sammy—robs the bus conductor—-“living on the doble/the never never” repetition= cycle of debt
I just thought to add this one on, mrs Johnstone uses the positive adjective “bright new day” when talking about no reputation following her. Yet she’s taking sammy with her, the one that always causes trouble, so she really isn’t escaping her reputation.
3.) Kids Game——> foreshadowing “I got ya, I shot ya” ==> “you shot him!”—->poverty—-spirals into depression—> living on the “giro” —-jealousy
4.) Metaphor “lamps in spring” —-> the boys are destined to meet a bloody end——> symbolises/foreshadows mickey and eddies death.
5.) Mrs Lyons slaps Edward—-> fear of the past catching up to her ==> escalates to threatening Mrs Johnstone with a knife —- deal with the devil —> destined to catch up with them==> prepositions Chang’s “behind” “beside” “inside”