Cambridge IGCSE


Poetry Exam: Songs of Ourselves Analysis – A-A* Grade Essays
‘Summer Farm’, Norman MacCaig
+ ‘The Cockroach’, Kevin Halligan
+ ‘The Woodspurge’ Dante Gabriel Rossetti
‘Where I Come From’ Elizabeth Brewster
‘A Different History’ Sujata Bhatt
+ ‘Pike’, Ted Hughes
The City Planners’, Margaret Atwood
‘The Planners’ Boey Kim Cheng
‘A Birthday’ Christina Rossetti
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‘Horses’, Edwin Muir

+ ‘Continuum’ Allen Curfew

Ethan Fromecoming soon

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The author, Melanie Kendry, is an Oxford graduate, outstanding-rated English Language and Literature teacher and of ages 10-18 in the British education system. In 2012, she was nominated for Pearson’s Teaching Awards. As a private tutor, she raises grades often from C to A. Her writing is also featured in The Huffington Post. She offers private tuition in the Haywards Heath area, West Sussex.