Gill Shakespeare Focus: King Lear is a new and beautifully illustrated version of the play which expertly assists students in understanding Shakespeare’s great work and thoroughly prepares them for the Leaving Certificate examination.Focused scene-by-scene analysis:Introductory OverviewSummary and in-depth Critical AnalysisKey Quotes plus commentaryExam-style questions and Sample Paragraphs with Examiner’s Comments.* Essential study notes:Characters and relationships – analytical studyCentral Themes and IssuesDramatic Techniques – including imagery, letters, plot and sub-plot, irony and soliloquiesSuccinct treatment of King Lear as a Comparative Text – modes defined, key moments exploredExam Focus – purposeful use of key scenes, paragraphing succinctly, quoting effectivelyFull Sample Essays – marked and graded with invaluable Examiner’s Comments*Sample answer plans and paragraphs enable students to scaffold successful answersSample Leaving Certificate exam questions relevant to the latest changes in the exam. There is a FREE eBOOK with this text! Your unique code is on the inside cover.
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