Attempt FIVE questions in all. All questions carry equal marks.
1. Draw a character sketch of Mrs. Sunboy. OR
Why does Oliver Bacon pay twenty thousand pound to the Duchess for false peals?
2. Write a critical appreciation of "The Voice". OR
What do you learn about Maria?
3. Discuss Animal Farm as a fairy tale. OR
Describe the causes of the failure of the animals' rebellion to bring about an ideal society.
4. Riders to the Sea illustrates the tragedy of simple people's life. Discuss. OR
Times Visitors highlights humanity's attitude towards time which reigns supreme over it. Elaborate.
5. Do you think A Parting deals with the theme of separation both temporary and eternal. OR
Discuss End of the Beginning as a farce.