Attention to the language and style of the Wife of Bath. Key quotations and cited references for pupils to find themselves. Proverbial expressions, narrative techniques, themes, imagery, tones and methods explored. Pupils have a specific task to find examples of each as well as examples provided.
Detailed plan on the differing attitudes to marriage. Extract based. Looking at the contrasting perceptions of love , marriage and loyalty between Desdemona and Emilia. Detailed notes covering A01,2,3,4,5.
Question of the opening of the Wife’s tale with selected reference quotations to use as a springboard for discussion and to linking to other parts of the text. Key quotations of the Wife’s insatiable sexual appetite also included. A2 Level