• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Comparing Lamb to the Slaughter & The Speckled band

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Comparing Lamb to the Slaughter & The Speckled band First paragraph Roald Dahl wrote Lambs to the Slaughter in the nineteen-fifties, it was later published. This is an unusual story for Roald Dahl to write because he is better know as the children's author who wrote stories such as charlie and the choclat factory and other stories such as the BFG (big frendly Giant). In his stories for adults he writes about regular everyday people and their lives. ...read more.

Middle

He was drinking heavaliy so that's how she knows things are wrong he wants no dinner and theirs no communication between them. Forth Paragraph Julia stoner and Helan stoner are the victim in the speckled band because they are being victimsied by Roylott. Julia is already dead, Helen thinks she will be killed in exactally the same way. We first meet Helen when she goes to see Mr Holmes "its fear, Mr Holmes. ...read more.

Conclusion

The drop of the head as she bent over her sewing was couriously tranquil. Her skin for this was her sixth month with child had a wonderful transluent quality the mouth was soft, and the eyes, with their now placid look seemed larger, darker then before." From this we can tell that Mary maloney is a peacful woman, she wouldent harm a fly usually. Her motive was revenge; He hurt her so she wanted to hurt him because he hurt her. Doctor Roylott is a suspicious man because he goes round to Holems home and threatens him saying that if he medles in his busness ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Roald Dahl section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month
  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work