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1. Describe Winston Smith as he appears at the beginning of the novel?
2. How does Winston change after meeting Julia?
3. How is Julia like Winston? How is she different?
4. Why and how is the couple arrested?
5. Describe Winston's punishment?
6. Why was Winston released from prison?
7. Why was Winston "vaporised" in the end?
8. Describe the character of O'Brien.
9. Explain the image of Big Brother?
10. Explain five of the basic beliefs of the Party and how they affect
12. Does the novel have any relevance today since 1984 has passed. Explain