Before tackling the comparative reading of the two excerpts, published below, a brief introduction to both. Ulysses, is James Joyce‘s most renowned novel. The entire narration takes place in a single … Continue reading Comparing Joyce’s and Woolf’s stream of consciouness writing techniques
Gulliver’s Travels (1726) is a peculiar travel novel, books about journeys were quite popular at the time as they were often used by their authors to convey their philosophical theories, … Continue reading Gulliver in Brobdingnag
A quick overview of the main points regarding the historical background of “The Augustan Age”.
For Man to tell how human life began Is hard; for who himself beginning Knew Desire with thee still longer to converse Induced me. As new waked from soundest sleep … Continue reading “The Just-Created Adam”- “PARADISE LOST” (1667), J. Milton
“Is this the Region, this the Soil, the Clime,” Said then the lost Arch Angel, “this the seat That we must change for Heav’n, this mournful gloom For that celestial … Continue reading “Satan’s Speech” – “PARADISE LOST” (1667), J. Milton
Give complete answers to the following open questions: What were the main social changes that took place during this time? Give reasons. How did the Protestant view of life influence … Continue reading On the Puritan Age – Homework
Let’s go on to analyse now tips six through to follow: 6. WRITING STYLE – This regards specifically students that study English as a foreign language (but it applies for … Continue reading HOW TO WRITE AN ESSAY – part 2
Ten Easy Tips to Follow A new school year is about to begin so it’s time to review some useful advice as to how it is best to tackle … Continue reading HOW TO WRITE AN ESSAY – part 1
Proprio come la Telemachia dell’Odissea, ovvero i suoi primi quattro libri, anche Telemachia romanzo di Roberto Calogiuri, uscito a maggio per ComunIcare Edizioni, è un romanzo di formazione che consiglierei … Continue reading Telemachia, di R. Calogiuri
This post can be useful to find on the spot all the English verb tenses including when and how they are used with sample sentences provided on the last column.
Questo post può essere utile per trovare con facilità tutti i tempi verbali della lingua inglese corredati di una colonna con modalità di utilizzo e una per frasi con esempi tipo.
L’estate scorsa senza una vera ragione ho riletto, dopo tanti anni dalla prima volta, Anna Karenina, avrò avuto, allora, circa vent’anni. Come sempre capita la lettura è anche plasmata … Continue reading Anna Karenina – Lev Tolstoj
L’ottimo lavoro svolto dalla 3^ liceo linguistico in cui ho insegnato quest’anno./Outstanding work done by the third year class of the liceo linguistico I taught this year.