Style

1

What gives us insight into the characters in this play?

2

What does the use of dialect and Scots add to the play?

3

What is the effect of the humour in the play?

4

How does the beginning of Act III contrast to the scene before?

5

What does Maggie do when she is stressed?

6

What does the stage direction Jenny marches off with her nose in the air suggest about her?

7

How does Maggie utter the final lines of the play?

8

What is Christmas a time of?

9

What does the red hat symbolise?

10

What stops Jenny from falling into the slow river?