Curley's wife

This isn't my work, all credit to my English teacher. He made this for our controlled assessment, I found it really useful, so I thought I would share it with you guys. Hope you find it useful. :) 

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  • Created on: 05-02-12 11:29
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Curley's wife
Words you could use to describe her:
Disillusioned
Tough
Jealous
Vulnerable
Insecure
Lonely
Sad
Provocative
Childish
Naïve
Innocent
Pathetic
Unfulfilled
Betrayed
Spiteful
Misunderstood
Hurt
Persistent
Vicious
Cunning
Disappointed
Flirtatious
Cruel
Harmless
Frightened

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Use the words above to write about her character, her thoughts and feeling about:
Her life
Other people on the ranch
Why she married Curley
Why he married her-are they suited?
Their relationship
Her dreams and ambitions
Her attraction to Lennie
Think about:
Why she is never named
Whether you feel she is responsible for her own death
Whether she knows what she is doing when she wanders around the ranch and talks
to the men
Whether Steinbeck wants us to condemn or condone her…read more

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