free booknotes online

Help / FAQ




<- Previous Page | First Page | Next Page ->
Free Study Guide-Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte-Free BookNotes
Table of Contents | Message Board | Printable Version | Barron's Booknotes

STUDY QUESTIONS

1. Describe the nature of the bond between Cathy and Heathcliff. Does their love resemble that ordinarily found between a man and a woman? Fully explain your answer.

2. How has Emily Brontë dealt with the theme of revenge in Wuthering Heights?

3. What is the significance of the supernatural in Wuthering Heights?

4. Describe the part played by Nelly Dean in the story.

5. What are the ways in which Emily Brontë manages to elicit the reader's sympathy for Heathcliff, despite his wickedness?


6. The character of Heathcliff is, according to Charlotte Brontë, "a man's shape animated by a demon life." Explain this statement.

7. What is the effect of Heathcliff's brutality on the personalities of his various victims?

8. What are the two levels of conflict in the plot and how are each resolved?

9. Would you call the ending of the ending of the novel a comedy or a tragedy? Explain your response.

10. Although the story is told as a flashback, not in chronological order, the plot is still unified. How is this accomplished?

11. Compare and contrast Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange.

Table of Contents | Message Board | Printable Version | Barron's Booknotes


<- Previous Page | First Page | Next Page ->
Free Study Guide-Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte-Free Plot Summary
Google
Web
PinkMonkey

Google
  Web PinkMonkey.com   

All Contents Copyright PinkMonkey.com
All rights reserved. Further Distribution Is Strictly Prohibited.


About Us
 | Advertising | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Home Page
This page was last updated: 5/9/2017 8:53:48 AM