English and American 
LITERATURE 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Web Quest

 

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I) Match the pictures with the names of these famous English and American writers (click on the pictures to get the information) and add their first names :

Dickens, Shakespeare, Christie, Wilde, Eliot, Austen, The Brontė sisters, Woolf, Whitman, Twain, Poe, Hemingway, Conrad, Joyce, Defoe, Swift, Coleridge.

 

                      

 

                

 

                      

 

                                

 

II) Find their dates of birth (and death) and classify them from the oldest to the youngest in the following chart.

 

III) In what language did they write ?   In ___________.

What nationality are they ? Complete the corresponding lines in the chart below.

 

IV) What type of literature did they write ? Novels ? Poetry ? Romance ? Detective stories ? Complete the corresponding lines in the chart below.

 

V) Name at least 2 titles for each author in the corresponding lines in the chart below.

 

VI) Put two different colours to the lines of male writers and the lines of female writers.

 

Name of the Author

Date of Birth

Nationality

Type of literature

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