The events in The Last Night took place during which twentieth century war?
The First World War
The Second World War
The Cold War
The Falklands War
What is dramatic irony?
An ironic play
When the audience knows less than the characters
When the audience knows more than the characters
The story is told in the first person through the character of Andre.
Annotate this extract from The Last Night to show how language is being used for effect here.
What is pathos?
A feeling of strong sympathetic sorrow for characters in a text
Knowing more than the characters do themselves
The revelation that comes at the end of a text
Putting yourself in someone else's shoes
Which of the following techniques does Faulks use to engage the reader in The Last Night?
Variety of sentence structures
The Last Night is set in Nazi Germany
Annotate this extract from the text to show how Faulks conveys the cruelty of the Nazis and their allies the Vichy French.
The deportees are being sent to a labour camp rather than a death camp
Charlotte Gray is the novel from which The Last Night comes. It is a sequel to another of Faulk's famous novels. Which one?
A Possible Life
On Green Dolphin Street
The Girl at the Lion D'or