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Analysis of “The Hollow of the Three Hills”

Hawthorne’s short story is organised around two narrative strategies: the description of the setting and events, on the one hand, and the dialogue between and old woman and a young lady. What is the effect achieved by this yuxtaposition? Choose … Continue reading

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A Passage-Based Question on “Secrets”

After having read and analysed Bernard MacLaverty’s short story, what are the secrets the title anticipates? To answer this question focus on the following passage: Ten minutes must have passed, then the boy left his homework and went upstairs and … Continue reading

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