1. List 10 words from the story which are connected with furniture.
2. Find one word in the story which means the same as:
a. a woman whose husband has died
b. a member or supporter of the conservative party
c. a talk on a religious or moral subject
d. a person who makes things from wood
Where (country, county, city) and when (general time period, season) does this
story take place?
1. Why did Mr Boggis disguise himself in the uniform of a clergyman?
2. What methods did Mr Boggis use to get into people’s homes?
3. How did Rummins, Claud and Bert behave when they saw Mr Boggis? Why?
4. Why did Mr Boggis say that he was only interested in the legs?
5. Why did Rummins, Claud and Bert saw off the legs of the chest of drawers?
Write a dialogue that could have taken place between the parson and the farmers once he learnt what they had done to the commode. (10 exchanges)
How to use our blog effectively:
We´ll be posting entries at least once a week in our blogs in order to create a digital folder. Follow these tips carefully while posting:
1-Remember to create the necessary categories: Language and Oral and Writing Skills.
2- Check you upload the content under the correct category.
3-Do always contextualize your posts. Include an introduction and explain what you are doing in each post.
4-Enable me to make comments in your blog so that I can make corrections or suggestions.
5- Work on design. Make your blog look attractive and engaging.
1- Writing Task.
Write a diary entry from Martin´s point of view. How does he feel after the accident? What could he have changed? What does he regret? Include one wish and one inversion. (280 words)
2- Write a dialogue that could have taken place between two members of the gang of three after the accident. Include one form of inversion and one wish. (10 exchanges)
Should death penalty be introduced in our country? Write an opinion essay. (200 words)
Should euthanasia be legalized in our country? (200 words)
Write a diary entry from the point of view of the protagonist of An Astrologer´s Day. Include two conditional sentences in your writing. (120-150 words)
Write a crime report based on the story An Eye for an Eye. Use vocabulary connected crime. Include one passive construction. (150-180 words)
Write a summary of the story Full Stop. Include at least two reporting verbs. (120-150 words)
Write a diary entry from the point of view of one of the characters of The Gold Cadillac. Include in the diary two examples of conditional sentences and one WISH. (180-200 words)
Write a diary entry from Martin´s point of view at the end of the novel. What has he learnt from his experience? Include one form of inversion. (180-200 words)
Write a summary of one of the gothic stories we have read in class. (100 words)