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Support the development of close reading skills with this worksheet composed of challenging questions designed to help high school students analyze George Orwell’s dystopian novel 1984. Featuring a brief passage about the social obstacles facing Winston from Book 2, chapter 1, this resource saves teachers valuable time at home without sacrificing rigor in the classroom. An answer key is provided. Materials are delivered as printable Word Documents and PDFs. By engaging in this exercise, students will:

  • Identify what the text says both explicitly and implicitly
  • Discern meaning from figurative expressions
  • Use context as a clue to the meaning of words and phrases
  • Analyze nuances in the meaning of words with similar denotations
  • Analyze and articulate how the author’s word choices contribute to Winston’s characterization
  • Demonstrate knowledge of onomatopoeia
  • Analyze the passage to discern its primary function
  • Analyze and articulate Winston’s internal conflict as illustrated in the passage
  • Write with clarity and precision