How does Stevenson present ideas about the innate cruelty of man in Jekyll and Hyde? Robert Louis Stevenson presents ideas about innate cruelty of Hyde by using figurative language in Jekyll and Hyde.   split personality cruel actions of Hyde attitude towards others Jekyll’s desire to suppress Hyde Jekyll cannot exist without Hyde – they die together […]

In this essay, I will be comparing the ways in which the two poems ‘Eden Rock’  and ‘walking away’ are being presented by moments of separation to communicate thoughts about letting go of a loved one. However, ‘Eden Rock’ is being presented from a viewpoint of a child; Whereas, ‘Walking away’ is being portrayed as a […]

This topic of the book a mystery and is called The Curious Incident of the dog in the Night-time by Mark Hadden. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time takes place in 1998 around the town of Swindon, England. The fifteen-year-old narrator of the story, Christopher John Francis Boone was walking around the […]

In the poem ‘Neutral tones’, Thomas Hardy portrays love as deceiving by using a range of figurative language. In this essay I will be identifying such techniques which successfully us to understand such a view. In ‘Neutral Tones’, Thomas Hardy describes a pond on a ‘Winter day’. This shows a sense of negativity by placing […]

The weather is stormy Porpyhria’s lover waits in the cottage Porpyhria arrives She takes of her wet outer clothes She speaks but doesn’t reply She sits next to him and rests his head on her shoulder She covers his face with her hair She tells him she loves him He wonders what to do, then […]

In this essay, I will be comparing the ways in which the McCandless family are presented in Sean Penn’s (film) and Jon Krakauer’s (book) ‘Into the Wild’. The McCandless family are portrayed very differently to the audience and to the reader. We will also see that in the film, there is a more negative view of […]

In the novel, “the strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde” , Robert Louis Stevenson presents Dr Jekyll as a conflicted individual in many different ways. At the start of the novel, Jekyll is presented as a good friendly lovable man with lots of friends which love and respect him. At the start of […]