Below, you’ll find an approach for each question in Section A of the English Language Paper 1, including tips that help you to get full marks.
Here’s a CIE Unseen Poetry Essay Example that I completed for the Cambridge IGCSE Unseen Poetry exam question, based off of the 2017 English Literature exams.
One of my students completed this essay on Walcott recently for the CIE / Cambridge A-Level Literature Exam Board.
I made up a list of essay questions for Howards End because I had a look online and couldn’t find any!
This is an A-Level essay that explores the character of Leonard and the idea of social class difference — especially the distinctions between the upper, middle, and lower classes.
These essay questions are tailored towards A-Level style exams (CIE/Cambridge, AQA, OCR, CCEA, Edexcel, WJEC/Eduqas), but they’re suitable for students studying Robert Frost’s poetry at any level, from GCSE and IGCSE onwards.
Here’s a creative/narrative writing example – Lake Narcissus (GCSE Narrative Writing Task A* L8/L9 Example).
Here’s a Literature Essay on Shakespeare’s play ‘Antony and Cleopatra’ — Public Events and Private Feelings.
Below, you’ll find literature essays on Freud’s ‘The Uncanny’, and Joseph Conrad’s ‘Heart of Darkness’.