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This detailed, advanced handout and worksheet is designed to help students in their study of the short story "On Her Knees" by Tim Winton. The short story also appears on the English Literature Syllabus for IGCSE Examinations in 2019, 2020, and 2021.
The handout includes:
1) Short biography of the author (Tim Winton)
2) Original short story text with glossary of difficult or challenging terms, line numbers for easy annotation and analysis.
3) Comprehension Questions, close-reading & analysis questions for the entire short story, covering important aspects such as characterisation, story structure, setting, themes, tone, mood and symbolism).
4) Writings tasks, essay questions etc. to prepare students for the IGCSE Literature exam.