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2,663 words, approx. 9 pages
In the ghostly and gothic stories studied, the authors have used many language devices to create suspense and tension. A variety of techniques have been used to display this. The description of the se... Read more
1,129 words, approx. 4 pages
The opening paragraph of a short story or novel is vital to the writer for they must capture the interest of the reader and to give the reader the desire to read on. The reader often begins the story ... Read more
2,357 words, approx. 8 pages
"The Signalman", "The Man with the Twisted Lip" and "The Red Room" are all Victorian stories written during the reign of Queen Victoria, who reigned for 67 years between the years 1834 and 1901. This ... Read more
3,630 words, approx. 13 pages
Ghost stories have been around for centuries and are enjoyed by thousands of people every year. The main expectation of a ghost story is that it strikes fear into the audience whom are reading the sto... Read more
923 words, approx. 4 pages
In this essay, I will be comparing the similarities and the differences of H G Wells `The Red Room' and Charles Dickens `The Signal-man' in the sense of how the authors build up the stories, use the... Read more