10A Homework – Due Thursday

  • Draw around your two hands on a double page of your book. In each of the fingers find quotations that show the two sides of his personality. Then give an explanation to what this suggests about him.
  • Zoom in on the AO2 – What language devices are used?
  • On the one hand Dr Jekyll is well respected and intelligent. Therefore fill this hand with quotations representing the good in Jekyll.
  • On the other hand Dr Jekyll is unpredictable and has a darker side. Fill this hand with quotations that illustrate that, even as Jekyll, he is a disturbed character.

Some Jekyll Quotations

  • “Every mark of capacity.”
  • “fond of the respect” people give him.
  • “a more commonly grave countenance before the public.”
  • “profound duplicity of life.”
  • Jekyll want to rid himself of “the curse of mankind.”
  • Slowly “losing hold of my original and better self.”
  • Jekyll commands “all men’s respect.”
  • Jekyll has “more than a father’s interest in Hyde.”
  • “Chief of Sinners but the chief of sufferers also.”
  • it was thus rather the exacting nature of my aspirations, rather than any degradation of my faults, that made me who I was.”




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