The Enlightenment era was a big movement for Europe when Reason>Faith and Science>Religion.   Who is he? John Locke lived between the 29th August 1632 to the 28th October 1704. He was an English philosopher and a physician. He was also known as the “Father of Liberalism” What were their major contributions to the 18th-century philosophy? […]

SETTING Swiss Alps: “The pines are not tall or luxuriant, but they are sombre and add an air of severity to the scene. I looked on the valley beneath; vast mists were rising from the rivers which ran through it and curling in thick wreaths around the opposite mountains, whose summits were hid in the […]

The Gothic Antagonist – The Creature   Features: Control: Controls V.F through his weakness for his family…until V.F. thinks about ‘the greater good’ Supernatural Powers: Superhuman speed and strength Able to withstand extreme conditions Massive physical presence Dualism: Begins as an essentially good character Shown with his interactions/obsessions of the Delacy Family After being turned […]

List of different phrases VF uses to describe his “creation”

ardour: great enthusiasm or passion he kissed her with an ardour that left her breathless. chamois: antelope with short hooked horns, found in mountainous areas of Europe from Spain to the Caucasus. abode: a place of residence; a house or home my humble abode. elixir: a particular type of medicinal solution a cough elixir repugnance: intense disgust our repugnance […]

Ozymandias By Percy Shelley I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert… near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well those passions read Which […]

Lord of the Flies: Symbolism  Symbol: Piggy’s Glasses Piggy’s glasses have been with him since he was three years old. Piggy always continued to wipe his glasses with his grubby windbreaker or any piece of clothing. “He took off his glasses and held them out to Ralph, blinking and smiling, and then started to wipe […]