Example English GCSE tuition content
When a character changes and develops over the course of a text, what might these changes relate to?
A change in the writer’s attitude
The writer’s inexperience
Important themes and ideas
The writers attempt to confuse the reader
What would be the target audience for a poster advertising “Disney on Ice”?
Adults aged 70 and over who enjoy walking
Teenagers aged between 15 and 19 who like heavy metal
Adults without children who enjoy opera
Children who like Disney and their parents
Which are the following sentences contains a metaphor?
As smooth as silk
Life is a roller coaster
The paper plane played in the air
The leaves danced in the wind
How can where a text is written impact a text?
It can make the text good or bad
It can make the writer seem more or less intelligent
It can make the write seem more or less reliable
There may be vocabulary particular to geographical area
“On some planets like Saturn and Jupiter, diamonds are not as rare as they are on Earth. Indeed, some scientists believe that it rains diamonds on these planets quite regularly. Carbon in the atmosphere falls and turns first into graphite and then into diamond. As they get closer to the core of the planet, however, they liquefy because it is so hot.”
In the paragraph above, the word liquefy means…
Turn into a gas