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The Great Gatsby: Overview

VCE English Units 1&2

Source: Black, S. (2019). Gatsby [Digital montage].

In 'The Great Gatsby'... the narrator, Nick Carraway, meets his neighbour, Jay Gatsby, at West Egg, Long Island, in the state of New York. Gatsby is a self-made millionaire from the Midwest. Nick watches as Gatsby is betrayed by his own dreams. (Britannica, n.d.)

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Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)


Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.

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Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

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The Great Gatsby | Audio Book

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The Great Gatsby | Curriculum alignment

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