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Both dramas examine the inhibitions which social class enforces on the individual, and the frequent desire to be dissociated from it. Whilst both are moved by the power of literature, its ultimate value has to be weighed against real world practicality. Just as Hector reaches out to Posner, for Hector, his experience of Literature is "as if a hand has come out and taken yours".

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Crocker-Harris himself does not have a sufficient supply of money, and the conflict of the play surrounds him trying to ask for a pension. Crocker-Harris and Taplow. The Browning Version in contrast depicts a southern, upper class, traditional, boarding school. I may have had it once. Is the main idea clear? Plan your argument first. It is also important to remember that this play, as opposed to The History Boys was written in the pre-feminist era.

For Posner, perhaps constrained by an inability to express something true about himself, life has not allowed him to reap the rewards of an Oxbridge education.

Crocker-Harris himself does not have a sufficient supply of money, and the conflict of the play surrounds him trying to ask for a pension. However, the capitalisation of his description that these lessons are "A Waste of Time", signifies the importance, to Hector, that not everything should have "anything to do with getting on".

Their aspiration to depart from their surroundings exemplifies the intellectually and socially repressive environment of working class Britain.

Excellent and consistently effective use of analytical methods and consistently effective use of quotations and references to text, critically addressed, blended into discussion.

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