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Questions for Tell-tale heart


									                      Questions for Tell-tale heart

1. What do you think is the relationship between the narrator and the old
   man? Why do you think this? Provide support from the story.

2. The narrator says it was the old man’s eye that affected him. What do
   you think this means? Why did Poe choose the eye?

3. Describe the Narrator. Is he mad? Give proof, at least three things, to
   support your answer.

4. Write down 4 phrases or sentences from the story that “sound” really
   old-fashioned. What makes them sound that way? Translate them into
   modern language.

5. Discuss with your group, how this story fits into the horror genre. Write
   a paragraph comparing it to horror stories you are used to watching.

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