I’m trying to learn for my English class and I’m stuck. Can you help?
- Explain the importance of understanding the historical context for an author’s writing. Use examples from the unit’s readings.
- Explain the purpose of persuasion. Use examples from the unit or your own experience.
Some of the Unit Reading to take examples from:
There Will Come Soft Rains
Why are Beggars Despised
In Flanders Field
Ballade of Worldly Wealth
To Build a Fire