Tag: English

Analysis of ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’, by Erich Maria RemarqueAnalysis of ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’, by Erich Maria Remarque

Author Background Erich Remarque was drafted into the German army in 1916 when he was eighteen. Germany was then fighting the First World War. He was wounded during the war. Later when the war was over, he decided to tell the public how dehumanizing war was. Shorn of all associations

Analysis of ‘A Lesson Before Dying’, by Ernest J. GainesAnalysis of ‘A Lesson Before Dying’, by Ernest J. Gaines

Analysis of ‘A Lesson Before Dying’, by Ernest J. Gaines: Author background Ernest J. Gaines was born into the fifth generation of a sharecropper family. Though born several generations after the abolition of slavery, he grew up in highly deprived conditions. His initial education came in a church when a

Appreciating English PoetryAppreciating English Poetry

FIRST LANGUAGE ENGLISH 2 Paper 0500/01 Reading and Directed Writing………………………………………………………………………………….. 2 Paper 0500/02 Reading and Directed Writing………………………………………………………………………………….. 4 Paper 0500/03 Continuous Writing ………………………………………………………………………………………………… 7 Paper 0500/04 Continuous Writing ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 10 Paper 0500/05 Speaking/Listening ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 12 Paper 0500/06 Speaking and Listening ………………………………………………………………………………………… 14 Paper 0500/01 Reading and Directed Writing General comments

Analysis of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’, by Lorraine HansberryAnalysis of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’, by Lorraine Hansberry

Analysis of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’, by Lorraine Hansberry Author Background Lorraine was born in 1930 to well educated colored parents who lived and worked in Chicago. Though Chicago did not officially follow segregation, whites and blacks practiced segregation. In 1938, Lorraine’s father bought a property in a white