Language analysis: A Haunted House by Virginia Woolf

In this lesson, we will focus on language analysis and practise the process of exploring the effects of the writer's choices in a short story: 'A Haunted House' by Virginia Woolf.

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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!

Q1.Virginia Woolf was a _________________ writer who tried to experiment with different styles of writing.

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Q2.What is structure?

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Q3.True or false: The story is set in a house at night

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Q4.True or false? The key characterds in the story are a ghostly couple and a woman who lives alone

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Q5.True or false? The story is narrated by a ghostly woman

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Q6.True or false: The house in the story seems to speak

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Q7.Which group of words best describes the structure of the story?

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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!

Q1.Virginia Woolf was a _________________ writer who tried to experiment with different styles of writing.

1/7

Q2.What is structure?

2/7

Q3.True or false: The story is set in a house at night

3/7

Q4.True or false? The key characterds in the story are a ghostly couple and a woman who lives alone

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Q5.True or false? The story is narrated by a ghostly woman

5/7

Q6.True or false: The house in the story seems to speak

6/7

Q7.Which group of words best describes the structure of the story?

7/7

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Language Analysis: Quiz

Complete the questions below to check your understanding.

Q1.Which word best describes the ghostly couple?

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Q2.Which of the statements below is true:

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Q3.What does the narrator hear the house whispering?

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Q4.What is the analysis of the verbs "wandering and whispering"?

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Q5.What is the analysis of the fragmented dialogue "kisses without number"?

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Language Analysis: Quiz

Complete the questions below to check your understanding.

Q1.Which word best describes the ghostly couple?

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Q2.Which of the statements below is true:

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Q3.What does the narrator hear the house whispering?

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Q4.What is the analysis of the verbs "wandering and whispering"?

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Q5.What is the analysis of the fragmented dialogue "kisses without number"?

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Lesson summary: Language analysis: A Haunted House by Virginia Woolf

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