Neco Literature In English (Drama and Poetry) Essay Questions and Answers Available Here
Humour is another dramatic technique which is portrayed in d
play. It is a source of humour for catherine to tell of her
discovery as ther electric bell and library. A soldier carries
weapons for protection, but the man, captain bluntschli
carries chocolates in place of ammunition.
8. Algernon lives in the city and is a social dandy with
luxuriant tastes and leisurely manners.
On the other hand, jack was a foundling and has a house in
the country where he is the guardian of his benefactor,s
grand daughter, cecily cardew.
While jack seems to be the symbol of decorum, algernon is
the epitome of d victorian Dandy.
In sola owonibi's "Homeless not Hopeless", the use of
metaphor is significant because it is a device that accounts
for the effectiveness of the poem. This is aptly captured in
the following lines:
"as the day chameleons to night",
"...Angels,we open gates of your destiny".
1.) He is morally a bankrupt man, who offers money to the
abortion but the doctor declines. He is an example of a bad
was educated up to standard seven and he wants his
daughter to be
trained in the european ways and because of this he gives
her to mrs.
Borofosem who latter ruins her life. He is one of the
semi-literate Africans in the play
3.) the gods as represented by lawumi ensure that
vengeance is carried
out on owu people for carrying out a sacrilegious war against
sends and offers full support to the allied forces who sack
in turn revenges on the allied forces who abused her shrine.
allied forces after gaining victory you to carry out their
to the last person.
The decision to kill the little boy aderogun who was still
carried at the back by her mother is a product of vengeance.
the maye, joins the army in order to avenge his wife whom
soldiers violated by carrying her to the town.
Maye Okunade and lyunloye, who hitherto lived like husband
got seperated because of unforseen circumstances now get
reconciled as a result of the maye's vengeance. Maze
of love user his influence as the commander of the allied
secure the determination of her fate in his my hand, since
she is his
6) This theme is demonstrated in the relationship that exist btw
Raina and sergius, Raina and Blunts chil, louka and Nicola, and
louka and sergius. All these characters are into different degree
of love relationship, some of which cumulated in marriage.
Raina's love for sergius is the romantic idealist love that exist
mainly on paper. This type of love cannot face reality. Raina
and sergius worship each others untested integrity,
nobility,purity and greatness but fall apart at the first contact
with realities. The comming of realitic and pratical bluntschil
destroy rainas romantic obession with sergius. She went
brought into real-life love certain weakness at the expenses of
sergius. Her new love relationship with bluntschil eventually
blossomed into marriage.
7.) Irony: it is indeed an irony that lack, whom lady Bracknel
because of his poor background, eventually turns out to be
thus transforming to a rich background. Similarly, lady
jack gates so much and criticises, turns out to be his aunt. It
equally an irony that lack the child lost twenty-eight years
ago in a
bag turns out to be in the custody of thesame bag in which
lost, thereby solving the riddle of his loss.
*(7ii). Allusion: by mentioning the french revolution, the
alludes the evil deeds and effects of Napoleon's wars of
Again lack excuses miss prism's supposed immoral life
her prolonged sprinsterhood. he forgives her and says she
merit being stoned. This is a clear allusion to the woman in
bible, in john 8:4-11, whom jesus forgave and set free and
not to continue in her adulterous life. Finally, by questioning
rationale behind having one law for men and another for
women, lack is
no doubt alluding to the much-talked-about gender
*(7iii). Suspense: The play is soaked in suspense, from the
beginning to the
end. Tension grips the reader who cannot wait to know lack's
hope, having suffered greatly. The reader wants to know the
his disappearance. His faith is only known when he returns
bag and miss prism recognizes it.
Wordsworth was a central writer
of the Romantic movement in the
Victorian era known as English Romanticism. It is full of key
in its form, language and themes. The poet in the first verse
he â€˜Wandered Lonely as a Cloudâ€™ This simile,of the poet
himself to a cloud conveys the image of him floating loftily
dreamily, like someone with romantic ideals. â€˜The
central symbol of the poem are personified i.e given human
â€˜Fluttering and dancing in the breezeâ€™ and are what the poet
he walks. The daffodils â€˜Out do the
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