Moon on the Tides: The AQA GCSE Poetry Anthology - a Guide for Students: The AQA GCSE Poetry Anthology - a Guide for Students

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Lulu.com, 2011 - Education - 328 pages
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A detailed and comprehensive guide to all sixty poems in the AQA Poetry Anthology. Each poem is carefully explained in its context and then minutely analysed. Unfamiliar words are explained, there is a comprehensive glossary of poetic terms, advice on how to answer examination questions and sixteen model answers based on specimen questions supplied by AQA.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Warming Up
15
Checking Out Me History John Agard
28
Singh Song Daljit Nagra
42
Ozymandias Percy Bysshe Shelley
55
The Hunchback in the Park Dylan Thomas
70
On a Portrait of a Deaf Man John Betjeman
83
A Vision Simon Armitage
99
The Falling Leaves Margaret Postgate Cole
205
Hawk Roosting Ted Hughes
215
Relationships
227
In Paris with You James Fenton
234
Ghazal Mimi Khalvati
242
Praise Song for My Mother Grace Nichols
250
Sonnet 116 William Shakespeare
257
To His Coy Mistress Andrew Marvell
265

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104
Crossing the Loch Kathleen Jamie
118
Extract from The Prelude William Wordsworth
131
Storm in the Black Forest D H Lawrence
145
Conflict
159
The Right Word Imtiaz Dharker
175
Futility Wilfred Owen
192
The Farmers Bride Charlotte Mew
271
Nettles Vernon Scannell
282
Relationships Connecting the Poems
289
The Examination
297
Glossary
303
Analysis of Gunpowder Plot
315
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