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H1/8811 LITERATURE IN ENGLISH: Annotated copy of NYJC 2015 JC2 Prelim Paper 1

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GCE A Levels H1 Literature in English (Singapore)
Paper 1 Reading Literature


The poem ("The Heavy Bear Who Goes With Me" by Delmore Schwartz) has been annotated using different colours to help students identify patterns in the poem, to help them craft a coherent response. Key ideas/arguments are provided.

Annotations can be found in the Comments Tab. You must have Adobe Reader or similar to use this document effectively.

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This annotated document demonstrates the four-step approach to reading poetry:

1. Analyse the title
2. Group words/phrases with similar effects/meaning together
3. Organise these effects using the S.E.M. structure
4. Identify the relevance of these effects to the title of the poem

A video demonstrating the reading of the poem can be found here:

First used in Nanyang Junior College Prelim 2015 paper

Please note that this is not a sample essay.


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