CSEC English A Construction Shift Questions

Construction Shift can be found of paper 1 of the CSEC English A paper. This activity is good to pair with summary because it helps to teach students how to paraphrase. What is construction shift? The term construction means to build, create or recreate.¬† On the other hand, the word shift can mean ‘to move’ or ‘ a slight change…

CSEC English A Summary Writing Practice

Practice Question 1 Summarize the passage below in no more than 50 words. There is a fourth dimension to any garden that may often be overlooked. This is the dimension of fragrance, and although its appreciation is not new, it seems to have been cast aside to make room for texture, form and color. Fragrance is subjective, and opinions of…

Sample CSEC Application Letter Past Paper Question

Read the following carefully and answer the question set on it. VACANCY A vacancy exists for a Sales Representative with a dynamic sports goods firm. No experience is necessary but applicants should have at least three years of secondary education. Participation in Sports would be an asset, as well as a knowledge of popular indoor games. All applications should be…

Completing the CSEC English A and B SBA

For the first time in our history high school students who are sitting the CSEC English A and B Examination in May 2018 sitting will be required to complete an English A and B School Based Assessment (SBA) . As such, students are asked to prepare the English A and B School Based Assessment¬† as a project based grade that…

CSEME STORY STORY COMPETITION QUESTIONS

You MUST answer ONE question from this section. Your answer should be approximately 400 to 450 words in length. You MUST write in Standard English. However, dialect may be used in conversation.   In your answer, you will be assessed on how well you (a) used the stimulus provided (b) developed and organized the content of your writing (c) used…