English Language Paper 2 question 2 Watch
Both extracts explain the chaotic environments of a festival/fair however source a describes the chaotic and “terrible” weather which affects the festival, whereas source B talk about the “perpetual bustle” due to overcrowding of people. Source A scene is described to be “covered in… slippery… dark brown mud”, whereas source b is described to be “crowded with people smoking and drinking”. In source A the author juxtaposes the ideas as the weather suggest the festival goers would be having an awful time but “bizarrely” everyone seems to be having a “brilliant time” with”broad grins” everywhere. In contrast the chaotic environment in Source B it states that “everyone is anxious” due to the chaos and “bustle”.