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The Importance of Being Earnest

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Unseen Paper

Choose one and draw up a plan 0486_w10_qp_33 (2012) 0486_w10_qp_32 (2012) june 2013

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Summer Farm by Norman McCaig

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Essay The Planners and The City Planners by Luli Giambruni

This is the correction/final version of an essay we had to do about the poems The Planners and The City Planners. “The City Planners” by Atwood and “The City Planners by B. K. Cheng share ideas about man and nature. … Continue reading

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The Planners & The City Planners by Flor Araya (Senior 1)

We were asigned to write an essay about … with Senior 2, Pato corrected it and finally, we had to re-write it separetly. This is my correction: “The City Planners” by M.Atwood and “ThePlanners” my B.K.Cheng share ideas about man … Continue reading

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Summer Farm

Click this link: Summer Farm I created this lesson for you Hope you like it and profit from it!

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Essay Writing Tips for Poetry

INTRODUCTION (1 paragraph) Use key words from the essay title in a brief description of what the poem is about. Comment briefly on the themes, issues, thoughts and feelings the poem explores.  Identify the narrator, the tone and viewpoint of the poem. STRUCTURE (1 or 2 paragraph) Divide the poem into sections and … Continue reading

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Unseen Paper

Taking a look at many IGCSE Unseen Papers, we can come to the conclusion that they usually deal with 5 Universal Themes: Coming of Age (maturing, growing up, passing from childhood to adulthood) Post-colonialism (colonizer-colonized, slavery) Power Relations (mother-child or … Continue reading

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The Great Gatsby

Read this article about 4 differences between the movie and the book. The Great Gatsby -Can you add another difference? -The best use of quotes from the book is in the movie’s climax (and possibly best scene), when Gatsby, Nick, … Continue reading

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What Is the Function of Enjambment in Poetry?

The function of enjambment in poetry is typically to allow an idea to continue beyond the limitations of a single line, often to reinforce certain ideas within the lines themselves.Enjambment can also be used to surprise a reader, by setting up one idea in … Continue reading

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The City Planners

Watch these two prezis about the poem Now, here you have another presentation on the poem to help you understand it better, Read the essay questions and choose one to hand in next class: June 18 2013. The city planners … Continue reading

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The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde’s last and most famous play, debuted in London on February 14, 1895. At the time, Wilde was at the height of his success. But just a few months later his boyfriend’s father sent an insulting letter calling him … Continue reading

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