Category Archives: Literature 2020

The Kites are Flying: Background information

In 2002, Israel decided to build a “security fence” in the West Bank. What is the fence? In fact, it’s part-wall, part-fence. Most of its 440-mile length is made up of a concrete base, topped by five metres of wire. … Continue reading

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Literary Figures

We have already worked on: similes, metaphors, and personifications. Today, we’ll work on 2 new terms Watch the video : Allusion Watch the video: Hyperbole Now that you understand what ALLUSION and HYPERBOLE mean, can you find examples in “Romeo … Continue reading

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Personifications and other figures of speech

Personification is a form of figurative language in which something that is not human is given human characteristics. This device is often used in poetry to enhance the meaning and beauty of poems and in stories and novels, too. Watch the … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare

Let’s get to know William Shakespeare, the writer of so many plays and poems!! Take notes of everything you consider important about this wonderful author. Take this quiz and prove your self https://www.factmonster.com/take-quiz/shakespearelife

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Analysing Texts

Similes and Metaphors Similes and Metaphors in music Now, do you understand SIMILES and METAPHORS? Let’s play some games!! Game 1 Game 2 Game 3 Activity: Find a simile and a metaphor in any songs you like. Leave a comment … Continue reading

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