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Unit Overview: Contemporary Short Stories (2/2): Sweetness by Toni Morrison

National Curriculum

For next step we recommend the unit: Contemporary Short Stories (1/2): The Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin.


6 lessons

Language in 'Sweetness'

In this lesson, we will look at Toni Morrison's use of language in 'Sweetness'. We will think about how Morrison presents feelings towards Lula Ann, Sweetness' child. We will also practise how to write a piece of analysis of a small extract from the text.

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  • 32m Video
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