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The Prelude by William Wordsworth


Your homework has been sent to your school email. Homework is due the first class back.


Write a letter to a friend explaining why you like or dislike Mr. Birling. Make sure you:

  • Use the format of a friendly letter.
  • Give your opinion of the character.
  • Use evidence to support your opinion.
  • Remember to write about Priestley’s intention

Remember to PEAL:

  • Make a point at the start of each paragraph.
  • Use evidence from the text to support your point.
  • Analyse the evidence.
  • Link your evidence and point to the question.

Ensure that all quotes used are

  • placed in quotation marks
  • accurate
  • short
  • relevant

Ensure that where relevant, you use terms such as stage directions and dramatic irony.