Discuss how the author uses language techniques to develop a main character in the novel, and how this character helps you understand one or more themes/ideas. Techniques could include figures of speech, syntax, word-choice (Islamic and Farsi words), style, symbolism, structure, foreshadowing, or narrative point-of-view. In the text ‘The Kite Runner’ written by ‘Khaled Hosseini’ we see that the […]

Our story is set in Kabul, Afghanistan in 1975, before the russian invasion. The main character Amir, is looking back at his childhood and how it has had a profound effect on his life. Amir’s father, Baba, is a cold hard man who is disappointed in his son. He is a successful businessman. They are […]

The nature of survival.   Intro “Survival can be summed up in three words – never give up. That’s the heart of it really. Just keep trying.” – Bear Grylls.  The nature of survival covers many different aspects In the films “Rabbit Proof Fence” directed by Phillip Noyce and “Eight Below” directed by Frank Marshall. […]

Intro We need to help Obese people in nz. Did you know 32% of new zealanders over the age of 15 were obese in 2015/2016. More than 1 in 20 people are extremely obese, that’s 6.3% of our population. As you can possibly tell by these numbers obesity is a very large problem here in […]

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