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CIE English Literature (0486) Exam Predictions ;o Watch

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    Anyone taking this exam?

    Any predictions on the Gillian Clarke poetry anthology and the Stories of Ourselves prose anthology?

    My exam is on next Mon and Friday

    Cheers.
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    (Original post by badlitstudent)
    Anyone taking this exam?

    Any predictions on the Gillian Clarke poetry anthology and the Stories of Ourselves prose anthology?

    My exam is on next Mon and Friday

    Cheers.
    Following, I do secret river as prose and songs of ourselves anthology as my poems. Does anyone have any tips or notes or anything?? Specifically for unseen
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    I do the same as the OP. I have decent notes on the stories but not on the poems. Any help?
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    (Original post by unknown1209)
    I do the same as the OP. I have decent notes on the stories but not on the poems. Any help?
    See if this helps http://www.timdunne.org/gillianclarkepoems.html
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    Does anyone else think that Clarke's poems do not really have a strong inferential background and that they are overly cryptic for the simple stories they are?
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    (Original post by anon.student00)
    Does anyone else think that Clarke's poems do not really have a strong inferential background and that they are overly cryptic for the simple stories they are?
    Most of the poems are written based on Clarke's personal experience, and I do agree that some poems like Pipistrelle are especially hard to interpret and understand ;p

    Hopefully those won't come up in the exam.
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    does anyone do my Antonia? xx
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    For the songs of ourselves anthology (probs the same for all anthologies anyway), will we get a choice between two poems, only get one, or get more (like three or something)?
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    (Original post by DavoGCSE)
    For the songs of ourselves anthology (probs the same for all anthologies anyway), will we get a choice between two poems, only get one, or get more (like three or something)?
    you'll have a choice between:

    one question based on one poem
    OR
    one question asking you to compare the poem above and another poem

    hope this helps x
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    (Original post by Queenie123)
    you'll have a choice between:

    one question based on one poem
    OR
    one question asking you to compare the poem above and another poem

    hope this helps x
    Are you sure? Thanks a lot xx
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    (Original post by DavoGCSE)
    Are you sure? Thanks a lot xx
    I think so xx
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    anyone doing silas marner and songs of ourselves the volume 2 about love
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    (Original post by nish2910)
    anyone doing silas marner and songs of ourselves the volume 2 about love
    I'm doing the songs of ourselves about love x
    Which is your favourite poem? I think mine would have to be Passion or She was a Phantom of Delight
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    I'm writng 0460/12 and I'm doing the short stories anthology. Does anyone have any ideas which short stories are likely to come for my variant???
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    (Original post by Queenie123)
    I'm doing the songs of ourselves about love x
    Which is your favourite poem? I think mine would have to be Passion or She was a Phantom of Delight
    Same! And liOn heart is okay -- do you have any predictions?
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    (Original post by nish2910)
    Same! And liOn heart is okay -- do you have any predictions?
    Unfortunately as the poems change every two or so years, its really hard to predict So yeah, I think revise everything and hope for the best
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    (Original post by Queenie123)
    Unfortunately as the poems change every two or so years, its really hard to predict So yeah, I think revise everything and hope for the best
    heart and mind and last sonnet! which one did you choose
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    SORRY I was wrong! xx
    (Original post by DavoGCSE)
    Are you sure? Thanks a lot xx
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    (Original post by nish2910)
    heart and mind and last sonnet! which one did you choose
    I chose Heart and Mind! I had so much to write I think that went so well x Wbu?
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    (Original post by Queenie123)
    I chose Heart and Mind! I had so much to write I think that went so well x Wbu?
    Heart and mind but I don't think it went well!!
 
 
 
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