Important Event Positive/negative Impact Evidence Gatsby and Daisy rennin Positive impact – as it brang Daisy and Gatsby back together after all the years that had passed “Can’t repeat the past?” he cried incredulously. “Why of course you can!” “Their impersonal eyes in the absence of all desire” Gatsbys death Negative – Nick now had […]

5. Describe at least one important place in the written text. Explain how that place helped you to understand an important message in the text. Throughout the novel, The valley of ashes teaches us that even though you may work hard, it doesn’t mean that you will get where you want to be. The valley […]

Language Key Ideas Example Connotative Language Illusion “Jordan’s slender golden arm” Simile Illusion “a fantastic farm where ashes grow like wheat into ridges and hills and grotesque gardens; where ashes take the forms of houses and chimneys and rising smoke and finally, with a transcendent effort, of ash-grey men, who move dimly and crumbling through […]

Event Relationship Evidence Daisy and Gatsby Reunion Gatsby and Daisy The idea of them is an illusion “If it wasn’t for the mist we could see your home across the bay,” said Gatsby. “You always have a green light that burns all night at the end of your dock.” Gatsbys Death Nick and Gatsby How […]

Character Idea Evidence Nick Illusion – You can never fully hide from your true self “I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known” “I thought you were rather an honest, straightforward person. I thought it was your secret pride.” “Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,” he told me, “just […]

Introduction: “Some people are living the illusion of others instead of living the truth of themselves.” The famous novel “The Great Gatsby” written by F Scott Fitzgerald explores the story of a summer in the 1920. It is unfolded by three main charters Nick Carraway, Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan. Body 1: Statement: Throughout the […]

  Character How It is Revealed Evidence Gatsby The Green Light  “Possibly it had occurred to him that the colossal significance of that light had now vanished forever. Compared to the great distance that had separated him from Daisy it had seemed very near to her, almost touching her. It had seemed as close as a star […]