Monthly Archives: May 2017

Poetry for IGCSE 2019

Section A: Poetry Candidates answer on one set text in this section. From Songs of Ourselves Volume 1, Part 5, the following 15 poems: Fleur Adcock, ‘For Heidi With Blue Hair’ James K Baxter, ‘Elegy For My Father’s Father’ Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Senior 1 Term Test 1

Topics for the Term Test Poem “Mirror”. Answer some questions Story “The Fall of the House of Usher”. Analyse quotations Study Figures of speech (especially the ones that can be applied to the poem and the story read) and Gothic … Continue reading

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Language Mock Exam

Let´s have a look at this mock exam For Language AS and get down to analysing the different types of texts required!! Mock 4 from Pato_Ch

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Poem: Rooms

Rooms BY CHARLOTTE MEW I remember rooms that have had their part      In the steady slowing down of the heart. The room in Paris, the room at Geneva, The little damp room with the seaweed smell, And that ceaseless … Continue reading

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Popular Mechanics

After reading the story, read the following article Analysis 1) What makes  Raymond Carver’s Popular Mechanics a postmodern short story? your answer must be based on the handout discussed in class. 2) Write a few lines about the following elements … Continue reading

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The Fall of the House of Usher

Analysis of the story! 1 fall of_the_house_of_usher_dis from Pato_Ch After reading the story and analysing in full detail, let`s watch a video. -What calls your attention? -Are characters the way you imagined them? Explain. Leave a comment

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Connectors

Taking into account that we have already worked o connectorss, I found this presentation to sum up all your doubts about linkers, especially contrast and purpose. Connectors and examples from Pato_Ch   Read this essay and add connectors. Causes and … Continue reading

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