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How to Answer “Relate the Title to the Theme” Questions in Literature

Reading Time: 4 minutes You must be familiar with the WAEC/WASSCE Literature in English (Poetry) question which asks you to relate the title to the theme. I want to teach you how to answer this mostly repeated type of WAEC/WASSCE Literature-in-English essay question under Poetry. It does not really matter whether the type of WASSCE Poetry question falls under …

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Vanity Analyzed – Subject Matter, Themes & Poetic Devices

Reading Time: 7 minutes So you want Birago Diop’s poem Vanity analyzed for your easy understanding, right? Then you have done well to visit this site. Because you will not be disappointed. This tutorial is all about a detailed analysis of Vanity, a poem by the Senegalese poet, Birago Diop. Please click here to view the full text of …

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Journey of the Magi Analyzed – Subject Matter, Themes & Poetic Devices

Reading Time: 5 minutes Topic: Journey of the Magi Analyzed – Subject Matter, Themes and Poetic Devices This tutorial is meant to give you a complete analysis of the poem Journey of the Magi. You will know the subject matter, the themes and poetic devices in T.S. Eliot’s poem, Journey of the Magi. Remember that Journey of the Magi …

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Comment on the Use of Foreshadowing in Harvest of Corruption

Reading Time: 3 minutes My objective in this post is to assist you to be able to comment on the use of foreshadowing in the play, Harvest of Corruption. What is foreshadowing in Literature? Let’s begin this tutorial by stating what foreshadowing is. Foreshadowing is a technique an author uses to give hints of events that will happen in …

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The Character and Role of Chief Haladu Ade-Amaka in Harvest of Corruption

Reading Time: 5 minutes Let’s talk about the topic, the character of Chief Haladu Ade-Amaka and his role in Harvest of Corruption. My purpose in this tutorial is to give you key points on the character of Chief Haladu Ade-Amaka. I trust that you will use these points to give a good answer to any question about Chief Haladu …

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Assess the Character and Role of Mrs Obi in Harvest of Corruption

Reading Time: 2 minutes The objective of this tutorial is to help you understand the character and role of Mrs Obi in Frank Ogodo Ogbeche’s play, Harvest of Corruption. Yes, Mrs Obi may be a minor character in Harvest of Corruption, but, nonetheless, we cannot easily ignore her. This is due to the fact that she occupies an important …

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Discuss the Significance of the Relationship Between Maa Tsuru and Kpakpo

Reading Time: 7 minutes This tutorial will describe how Maa Tsuru met Kpakpo and the details of the first meeting between Maa Tsuru and Kpakpo in Faceless . We shall also take a close look at the significance of this first meeting  and the subsequent relationship between Maa Tsuru and Kpakpo that grows out of it. You can find …

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The Character and Role of Fofo in Faceless

Reading Time: 7 minutes The character and role of Fofo in Faceless is one big predictable topic for both students and teachers of WASSCE Literature-i-English, isn’t it? I daresay there is no teacher nor student of Literature-in-English who wouldn’t have thought about the role of Fofo as they prepare for WASSCE, JAMB, NECO or any other examination involving Darko’s …

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The Significance of Fofo’s Dream in Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Book One, Chapter One of Faceless opens with Fofo’s dream while she sleeps on a piece of old cardboard in front of a provisions store in the Agbogbloshie market place. But before we discuss the significance of the only dream in Faceless, I would like us to quickly go over the essential details of …

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Describe the Attempts Made by Poison to Hide Baby T’s Identity

Reading Time: 4 minutes Baby T’s identity after her death remains a mystery to the people of MUTE and Harvest FM for some time. The person who goes to great lengths to hide Baby T’s identity is Poison. We shall begin this tutorial about attempts made by Poison to hide Baby T’s identity by briefly outlining the events that …

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The Role of Ms Kamame in Faceless

Reading Time: 3 minutes We are taking a close look at the role of Ms Kamame in Faceless, a novel by Amma Darko Ms Kamame is a social worker with The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), a Ghanaian non-governmental organization. The role of Ms Kamame in Faceless can be seen in the context of  the many social problems …

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The Significance of the First Encounter Between Kabria and Fofo at the Agbogbloshie Market

Reading Time: 7 minutes   This tutorial is about the significance of the first encounter between Kabria and Fofo at the Agbogbloshie Market. For you to do proper justice to a question about the first encounter between Kabria and Fofo at the Agbogbloshie Market, you will need to cover the below important areas. But before we continue … I …

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The Character and Role of Kabria in Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes   In this tutorial on  the character and role of Kabria in Amma Darko’s Faceless, we will delve into the following major points. I trust that you will pay close attention to these aspects of the character called Kabria in the novel, Faceless. Below are your key points to bear in mind as you do …

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10 Useful Extracts from Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 6 minutes   Are you a Literature-in-English student? Are you an independent learner preparing for WASSCE or any other examination? Are you expecting to answer one or more essay questions based on Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless? I have good news for you. It is possible to find it very easy writing a high-grade Literature essay. How? Just …

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Comment on the View That Baby T is a Victim of Social Injustice

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Amma Darko portrays Baby T as a victim of social injustice. The premature death of Baby T is clearly an avoidable one. It is the injustices in the society which this girl came to meet that bring about her sad end. There are many instances of social injustice which have conspired to end the …

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