Flashcards in Literature Study Deck (8)
How might a novel be inspiring?
-main character admirable, good person
-evil was overcome
-feeling of hope at the end
-made me think about things in a different way
How might a novel be atmospheric?
-descriptions create atmosphere
-easy to visualise
How might a novel be dissapointing?
-an unsatisfactory ending
-characters not credible
-events not realistic
-could find characters actions/true personalities to be flawed
How might a novel be gripping?
-atmosphere of tension from the start
-description holds attention
-well paced novel, never boring
How might a novel be revealing?
-different way of life
-learned something new
-the complexity of human beings
-shows the resilience/weakness of individuals
How may a flawed AND perfect character be interesting?
-more realistic--> more interesting
-actions come from strength/weakness
-relationships can reveal strengths/weakness
-key moments->reveal strengths/weakness
-overcoming obstacles, or not
How can a title be well chosen?
-strong connection between plot and title
-title was intriguing
-relates to character/aspect of their life
-title is a symbol/image
-title relates to theme
-the title is initially confusing, but later becomesclear