The Poetry Guide
Author: Catherine Heygate,Jennifer Underwood
The Poetry Guide
Author: Catherine Heygate,Jennifer Underwood
Aqa Love Poems Through the Ages, Post 1900 Poems
Author: Neil Bowen,Carol Atherton,James Browning, (En
View: 1913The Art of Poetry, volume 5, offers incisive and engaging critical essays on all the poems from the post-1900 selection of AQA's A-level English Literature poetry anthology, Love Through the Ages. Alongside the essays are teaching and revision ideas to stimulate students and teachers, as well as advice on writing comparative essays and tackling unseen poetry. Course companion and revision guide, The Art of Poetry will sharpen up your reading of poetry.
Forward's Poems of the Decade
Author: Neil Bowen
Publisher: Peripeteia Books
View: 1836Featuring an expanded introduction, volume 3 in The Art of Poetry series comprises illuminating critical essays on the 14 remaining poems from the Forward Poems of the Decade anthology, a set text for Edexcel A-level English Literature.
Conflict and Power - The Student Guide
Author: David Wheeler
Publisher: Red Axe Books
View: 1213The authoritative guide to the AQA GCSE Anthology, featuring an illuminating introduction, a full glossary and detailed commentaries on all fifteen poems. For first teaching from September 2015. Intended for GCSE students.
Author: Russell Walker,Rafael Tavares
Publisher: Aberto Publishing
Category: Foreign Language Study
View: 9295This book is a study companion written in plain English, which explains the things that you need to know to be successful in learning Portuguese. No prior grammatical knowledge is assumed, and technical terms are explained clearly and progressively. Exercises are provided to help you consolidate what you have learned and build your Portuguese vocabulary. Although the main focus is on European Portuguese, Brazilian alternatives are also given. Among the many things covered in this book: How do you pronounce words in Portuguese? What do all those funny little squiggles mean? What exactly are verbs, adjectives, prepositions, and pronouns? How do you know when to use 'ser' and when to use 'estar'? How do you use the personal infinitive? How does the subjunctive work? If you don't know your diacritic from your diphthong, you've come to the right place!
Author: Seamus Heaney
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
View: 3864Death of a Naturalist (1966) marked the auspicious debut of Seamus Heaney, a universally acclaimed master of modern literature. As a first book of poems, it is remarkable for its accurate perceptions and rich linguistic gifts.
Author: Carol Ann Duffy
View: 5946In her prize-winning fourth collection, Mean Time, Carol Ann Duffy dramatizes scenes from childhood, adolescence and adulthood, finding moments of grace or consolation in memory, love and language amid the complexities of life. These are powerful poems of loss, betrayal and desire.
Author: Charlotte Mary Mew
View: 3548Trieste Publishing has a massive catalogue of classic book titles. Our aim is to provide readers with the highest quality reproductions of fiction and non-fiction literature that has stood the test of time. The many thousands of books in our collection have been sourced from libraries and private collections around the world.The titles that Trieste Publishing has chosen to be part of the collection have been scanned to simulate the original. Our readers see the books the same way that their first readers did decades or a hundred or more years ago. Books from that period are often spoiled by imperfections that did not exist in the original. Imperfections could be in the form of blurred text, photographs, or missing pages. It is highly unlikely that this would occur with one of our books. Our extensive quality control ensures that the readers of Trieste Publishing's books will be delighted with their purchase. Our staff has thoroughly reviewed every page of all the books in the collection, repairing, or if necessary, rejecting titles that are not of the highest quality. This process ensures that the reader of one of Trieste Publishing's titles receives a volume that faithfully reproduces the original, and to the maximum degree possible, gives them the experience of owning the original work.We pride ourselves on not only creating a pathway to an extensive reservoir of books of the finest quality, but also providing value to every one of our readers. Generally, Trieste books are purchased singly - on demand, however they may also be purchased in bulk. Readers interested in bulk purchases are invited to contact us directly to enquire about our tailored bulk rates.
The First Battle Scenes of Homer's Iliad Rewritten
Author: Christopher Logue
View: 1518A new installment of the author's rewritten translation of Homer's Iliad covers the first clash of the armies, in which the doomed Hector achieves the height of his powers during the rise of the Greek army. Reprint.
Aqa Power & Conflict
Author: Neil Bowen,Kathrine Mortimore
View: 3102Written especially for bright GCSE students (and their teachers), The Art of Poetry, Volume 6, provides incisive and engaging critical essays on each of the poems from AQA's Power & Conflict poetry cluster. In addition to the essays, the book includes teaching and revision activities as well as advice on key skills such as analysing unseen poetry and comparing poems. If you're aiming to achieve a top grade in your Literature GCSE or you're just interested in developing your appreciation of poetry, this is the book for you!
For A-Level and Beyond
Author: Michael Meally,Neil Bowen
View: 6989Whatever texts you're studying, this book will help you achieve top grades in A-level Literature. Featuring detailed analysis of a rich and eclectic mix of A-level texts, from 'King Lear' to 'Frankenstein' and 'The Great Gatsby', 'The Art of Writing English Literature Essays' covers everything you need to know to master high level literary discussion. Written in a lively, engaging style, the book takes readers through the art of close reading, through planning and writing essays and on to the tricky arts of using critics and contexts effectively. A book on how to read Literature, as well as how to write about it, 'The Art of Writing English Literature Essays' will help you to reach the highest grades.
Author: Simon Armitage
Category: Not dead (Motion picture).
View: 9161'The Not Dead' is a short collection of poems originally aired on a Channel 4 documentary film of the same name, shown in the winter of 2007. They are featured here alongside an introduction from Armitage and press reviews of the film, which is due for re-screening at the South Bank, London, in November 2008.
Author: Keith Brindle,Jamie Rees
View: 2708Practise and perfect the skills that students need to succeed with this exam-focused Workbook; packed with questions for every section of the WJEC Eduqas GCSE (9-1) English Language exam papers and written by an experienced examiner and teacher. - Thoroughly prepares students for examination as they work through numerous practice questions and two complete exam papers that cover every question type in Components 1 and 2 of the specification - Guides you through both exam papers with a question-by-question approach that builds the reading and writing skills that students need to achieve the learning outcomes - Helps students identify their revision needs and see how to target the top grades using tips, sample responses and online answers for each question in the book - Encourages ongoing revision throughout the course as students progressively develop their skills in class and at home - Ensures that students feel confident tackling their exams as they know what to expect in each section
Author: Neil C Bowen
Publisher: Art of Writing
View: 2763If you're revising for English Literature GCSE, this is the book for you. No matter what text you're reading, poetry, a play or a novel, 'The Art of Writing English Literature Essays' will help you to reach the top grades. Written in a lively, accessible style, featuring model paragraphs and exemplar essays on key GCSE texts such as 'An Inspector Calls', 'Of Mice and Men' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest', the book takes readers through the process of planning and writing A* quality English Literature essays.
Edexcel GCSE Relationships
Author: Neil Bowen
View: 9011Volume 9 in The Art of Poetry series tackles the Relationship poems in Edexcel's GCSE poetry anthology. Providing sharp, engaging critical essays on each poem, as well as teaching and revision ideas, the book aims to nurture pupils' appreciation of poetry and help them to reach the top grades in their Literature exams. If you're teaching, studying or revising these poems, this book is a launchpad to higher achievement.
Forward Poems, Revised Selection
Author: Neil Bowen,Michael Meally,Johanna Harrison
Publisher: Art of Poetry
View: 8824Sensibly, Edexcel have reduced the number of poems from The Forward Poems of the Decade that students have to study. This new, single edition of our popular Poems of the Decade critical guides features essays on each poem in the new selection. Also included are teaching ideas and revision activities, making this an ideal guide for students and an invaluable resource for teachers.
Author: Sophie Hannah
View: 6870Sophie Hannah's sharp pen dissects modern life and relationships with insouciant honesty and ruthless wit, and her love poems evoke timeless feelings with a shrewd simplicity that deepens her range. An edge of desolation, tenderness - an occasional flash of cruelty - and an ebullient delight in language make this a book of bittersweet pleasures. Pessimism for Beginners includes an extract from the opening chapter of Sophie Hannah's second psychological thriller, Hurting Distance, published by Hodder &Stoughton, described by the Times as 'a superbly creepy, twisty thriller about obsessive love, psychological torture and the darkest chambers of the human heart'. In poetry and prose, Sophie Hannah is compellingly readable.
Author: James Sale,Alison Powell
View: 1063This updated edition is designed to support students in study and revision for the new GCSE (9-1) English Literature exams.
Author: Gillian Clarke
Publisher: Hyperion Books
Category: English poetry
Author: Neil Bowen,Alice Penfold
View: 4518Volume 12 in our series of critical guides to poetry offers lively and engaging essays on each poem in the new Edexcel IGCSE poetry anthology. As well as expert analysis, Volume 12 features teaching and revision ideas. Written for students and their teachers, the guide is a springboard for greater appreciation of poetry and to the highest grades.