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The synopsis is a piece of text that has been carefully constructed to convey key details with maximum impact. In a short space, it gives the reader a sense of the film's characters, narrative and style. The language used in the synopsis is carefully chosen to sum up the film's essence and to appeal to a potential audience.


In this activity you are going to analyse the synopsis for Thor. You should think about the following points:

Launch activity

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