In the opening paragraphs, both characters are seen as dominant figures within their stories. Macbeth is look upon highly in opening of his story, he shows no flaws within his character and his Captain describes him as ‘brave’ and follows on saying his status and reputation is ‘well deserved’ as he was a fierce warrior […]

Dear Samantha Taylor, I strongly disagree with some statements that were made in your article by other authors. I believe that these authors getting the wrong image of some teenagers and overall it is wrong of them to state that all teenagers are ‘enslaved inadequates’ Teenagers are positive in regard to having a social life, […]

Both poems revolve around Civil War where ‘At the Border, 1979’ its events conspired by Iraq and ‘Belfast Confetti’ was between Irish natives. All wars are tragic but civil wars are very difficult for civilians as at any costs your family can turn against you and fight against you for what they believe is right […]

Out of the blue is an elegy from the the occurrence of the 9/11 attacks where thousands died either trying to rescue stranded workers. Suicidal deaths from workers in the building and observers who were unlucky to have been in the area where the tower collapsed. The poem is a monologue spoken by a person […]

In this poem it is concentrated on the features  of a hawk. Throughout the poem it’s descriptive on the prowess the Hawk has on the humans and its prey, generally talking about how much of a powerful bird it is. The manner the hawk thinks of himself is uniquely presented with him seen as very […]

Both poems revolve around Civil War where ‘At the Border, 1979’ its events conspired by Iraq and ‘Belfast Confetti’ was between Irish natives. All wars are tragic but civil wars are very difficult for civilians as at any costs your family can turn against you and fight against you for what they believe is right […]

1. The first stanza foreshadows Vaudevue death as she’s wondering around on a previous battlefield in Austerlitz. The setting is thought to be a cold night where the girl is supposedly reminiscing on past events. By the poet making the scene at midnight with the girl all alone in an area full of history of […]

How has the poet presented the effects of conflict in the ‘’Right Word’’ through choices of language and structure?   The poem questions on how we see and label each other in the world. It talks about the stereotypes we use to judge each other at first sight. The poet Imtiaz Dharker is a Pakistani […]

On the 7 January 2015 there was a massacre in the streets of Paris, where employees of the Charlie Hebdo magazine were killed at the hands of an Islamist group. This has led to a huge of amount of debate on whether the use of free speech has been used irresponsibly as the killings were intended […]

Sudden gasps growled out of my lungs. I quickly took sips of water to calm down my nerves. Sweat was all over my body. It’s almost like I was an overcharged battery, my temperature was rocketing up. It was only 5:31 AM, the time I normally get ready for school but my surroundings were overwhelmingly […]