Paper two builds on this with two linked texts on the same topic the focus will simply be on what the texts are about and how they are written and won’t require any prior knowledge or understanding outside of this. English literature exam board: aqa this unit involves the close study of one shakespeare play and one aqa anthology of love poetry through the ages assessment: 1 hour 30 minutes exam – closed book paper 2: prose as & a level english literature in this unit, candidates will study and compare two set prose texts and a number of. This guide gives a general introduction to the aqa anthology, which is a set text for the aqa's gcse syllabuses and to the poetry texts you could usefully compare these two poems the luxury of the linen tablecloth and the rose on the table with the working man's café where people take their food out, or eat off a plastic table top. You are studying english literature aqa a (7711/1) a2 there are sample papers and markschemes here: contextual linking of two texts (25 marks) t y p i c a l w o r d i n g : [q u o ta ti o n g i v i n g a v i e w ] c o m p a r e th e s i g n i fi c a n c e o f [i s s u e / i d e a e g if you struggle to understand any bits, compare. The book opens with a section of in-depth advice on how to analyse a single poem, and compare two poems, in the exam the second section contains a wide range of full poems, with study notes, warm-up questions and exam-style questions to accompany each one (answers are included at the back.
Food glorious food aqa anthology english lit/lang unit 1 spec b 2012 watch announcements pretty last minute advice but the ideal answer should generally compare the differences or similarities in the two chosen texts (for both seen and unseen questions) comparing is the key - and you would compare the differences and similarities of. As with the food anthology, all of my points in the main body of my essay would ideally link back to stuff i've said in my introduction, but i would use quotes and find points of direct comparison for example: both interviewees hedge (quotes. Paris anthology a2 further revision study play type of question for anthology -discourse structure / conventions and links with these things in the two texts -similarities and differences in purpose, audience and genre of texts -compare how the texts are presented, not why.
Here are some resources for the anthology - food glorious food for the ellb1 unit text 1 – the butcher’s shop text 2 – eating out text 3 – the sweet menu text 4 – grandpa’s soup ellb1 – food anthology exam obs lesson the anthology- introduction lesson 1 meat is murder and text 9. Almost all the poets from the aqa reading list for wider reading are featured here on the poetry archive read more read more ocr poetry set texts for gcse here are the poets listed on the ocr poetry set texts list which you might be using for your controlled assessment work read more aqa moon on the tides: conflict poets. Text 12 displays the authoritative, trustworthy opinions of two critics, exploring the food in different pizza restaurants their opinions have cleverly been constructed to seem almost factual the reader is almost forced to agree with the opinion of the critics. The key text for this unit is the aqa-produced anthology of thematically linked spoken and written texts the current theme (2008-2011) is travel, transport and locomotion a new anthology will be introduced every three years. Learn how to get the examiner to give you an a because of the way you structure your essay.
A-level english language and literature (specification b) question paper unit 1 introduction to language and literature study food glorious food anthology jan 2012 author aqa. Kwa aqa english language 8700 & aqa english literature 8702 – linear examination two year course examination 2018 exam components 100% of total gcse between two papers. The aqa anthology of modern short stories 2 3 chemistry my father, so grandfather could see in the two of us a vestige of my grandmother you see, he liked his food mother rose slowly and gathered our plates she looked at me and said, 'come and help.
Written in half rhymes both use extended metaphors throughout the poem they are personal to the narrator about the strength of love in a relationship these two poems display the similar cliched attributes found in typical/ stereotypical romanctic relationships but they are nearly the complete. People’s opinions about or attitudes towards food can often be very different compare two texts from the anthology which show either contrasting opinions about or different attitudes towards food. Aqa gcse poetry: love and relationships english literature gcse aqa students will study one cluster of poems taken from the aqa poetry anthology, poems past and present analysis of when we two parted by byron more analysis of the farmer’s bride by mew. Aqa english language and literature study time: paris anthology (remembered places) (including for food) its current significance as a “world city” 9 using all the above, work in a pair, to prepare a powerpoint presentation, comparing two of the texts – pick two which seem most different in their representation of paris and the. Study flashcards on igcse english anthology c poetry comparison themes at cramcom quickly memorize the terms, phrases and much more cramcom makes it easy to get the grade you want.
Comparing involves directly linking texts through their similarities and differences it is important to move equally between the two texts, and write about them together, not separately. The question on comparing writing techniques there are three steps to answering this question you need to identify writing techniques used in a text. Compare two texts from the anthology, which present different views about what we should eat text 9 is a newspaper article by john torode on ‘why we should all eat red meat’ that vibrantly explores the issue of eating red meat and with a ‘meat lover’ perspective fighting a passionate argument against the ‘bad boy of british culture’ reputation meat has. Even my english degree didn't get me an a on this question but now you can.
Making effective comparisons and connections between poems ks4 poetry poems from different cultures – further resources (aqa a) you will only have to compare two poems for english literature, you will need to compare four in total making effective comparisons and connections between poems. This worksheet has a series of questions on features of language in ‘the sweet life in paris’ and ‘mile by mile’ in the aqa paris anthology (english language and literature), followed by a grid for comparing the two texts. Assessment unit 1 asks candidates to answer two questions: the first based on an unseen pair of texts the second based on a thematic anthology of texts candidates will take a clean copy of the. • learners need to ‘compare’ the two texts for an assessment of ao3 – where the notion of ‘comparison’ and comparing texts, but provides appropriate support for lower ability learners • the demonstration of both ao3 and ao4 skills can the texts included in the anthology of unseen 20th.
I have emailed aqa to see when the e-library will be up and running (should have been september) and they can't give a date for when it is going 'live', if anyone has got an annotated copy of any of the texts that you could let me look at, or any other resources, i would be eternally grateful.