Language is essential for our sharing of ideas, thoughts, opinions, it is our way of communicating. Through means such as literature and films we are able to express our thoughts but also discover the opinions of others in our society, allowing us to become more aware of the world we live in. While literature does […]

Idea: Manipulation of thought through language Nineteen Eighty Four Minority Report A clock work orange   George Orwell-Politics and the English Language The Party The rewriting of the dictionaries in newspeak To limit the thought to the orthodox of the party   Pre-crime pre cogs neologisms personal advertisements the language used in the ads for […]

Hi Janus, The following two links are to the structure we’ll be following for the Film Study while you’re away and to the practise paper (and exemplar) that you can use as a preparation exercise. Film Study: Film Study: Minority Report Practise Paper: Practise Paper: 2.2 Film Study – Minority Report

Propaganda speech Our earth, the climate on our earth has been changing ever since it existed. The warming of our globe or as we now all refer to it global warming is a result of natural process. We humans are not the cause, it is the result of many complex natural events and factors that […]

School education should be cut short. We are using 13 years of our short life to go to school every week and waste time. Over 50% of our time at school is wasted by “hanging” around and not gaining any more knowledge. These means that we would be able to finish school 3 years earlier […]

Alarm Out of no where the screaming alarm hits my ears. Not even enough time to sense the tone all I hear is something annoying. I role what feels like slowly but it must have been much faster  to reach for my phone. The bright light rushes to fill the eyes and as I’m gathering […]

George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four is more than a work of fiction. It is a dire warning. Explore the means by which Orwell reaches through the decades and grabs us by the neck: what is he trying to tell is? Rough plan/guide line. Introduction P1 How in 1984 Big brother invades the privacy/ gives the citizens no privacy. Quotes: […]

Breaking down of social fabric “He turned around. It was his friend Syme who worked in the Research Department. Perhaps ‘friend’ was not exactly the right word. You did not have friends nowadays, you had comrades:” To us it seems that Winston and Syme are friends, they have a relationship where they share and express […]