Gothic characters

In this lesson, we will learn about typical Gothic characters before studying Gothic Literature. Then, we will end on a quiz exploring what you have learnt.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does the adjective sublime mean?

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Q2.What is an incubus?

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Q3.Which of the following is a key feature of the Gothic genre?

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Q4.What was Henry Fuseli's famous painting called?

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Q5.Where does the word genre come from?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does the adjective sublime mean?

1/5

Q2.What is an incubus?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following is a key feature of the Gothic genre?

3/5

Q4.What was Henry Fuseli's famous painting called?

4/5

Q5.Where does the word genre come from?

5/5

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Quiz:

Gothic Literature

Lesson 3

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does convention mean?

1/5

Q2.What does metonymy mean?

2/5

Q3.What is widely considered to be the first Gothic novel?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following is a typical Gothic setting?

4/5

Q5.What is an omen?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Gothic Literature

Lesson 3

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does convention mean?

1/5

Q2.What does metonymy mean?

2/5

Q3.What is widely considered to be the first Gothic novel?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following is a typical Gothic setting?

4/5

Q5.What is an omen?

5/5

Lesson summary: Gothic characters

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