Asks Tagged ‘orwell’

What is the thesis in “Politics and the Enlgish Language” by Orwell?

I also need help on these questions. You don’t need to answer them all, just give me and idea on the ones you want please.Is Orwell’s analogy effective, the cause and effect of alcohol abuse to the demise of language?How does Orwell establish ethos?How is the essay organized?Why does Orwel write this essay? [Historical context […]

English – Animal Farm by George Orwell; Napoleon..HEEELLPPP!?

right well im in 10th grade, and i have this english essay to do about napoleon in animal farm. i dont understand any of it because i wasnt here for her lessons, and i told my teacher before we broke up for vacation, and she said i had to get on with it these are […]

People have read the book ANIMAL FARM by George Orwell?

Okay so i have to write this essay and its about the book Animal Farm. The question i need to answer is–”Do you think it might have been possible for the animal’s socialist ideal to succeed and not turn into the oligarchy of communism?” *Oh and before you start saying “Do your own homework” or […]

What would be your favourite Book by George Orwell, and why?

I have read all of his Books, plus his Essays, so please do not assume that all I know are “1984″ or “Animal Farm”. Mine would be “Coming up for Air”.Yours please in hope.

What is Orwell trying to say in this excerpt of his essay?

In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defence of the indefensible. Things like the continuance of British rule in India, the Russian purges and deportations, the dropping of the atom bombs on Japan, can indeed be defended, but only by arguments which are too brutal for most people to face, and which […]