English Language – Descriptive writing

GCSE English Language Task: Here is a task taken from a recent GCSE English Language paper: ‘Greenpeace wants the UK Government to improve the environment.’ ‘Write a letter to your government to explain what you think could be done to improve the environment in your country’ On this paper there was an article about climate…

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What does the future of education look like?

The question of what the future of education looks like is one that educators and researchers have been grappling with increasingly over recent years.  In the last thirty years the way in which information and knowledge is disseminated has been revolutionized in a way that we haven’t seen since the invention of the Gutenberg printing…

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English – basic grammar – word type

Subject and Verb agreement is absolutely fundamental in English.  It’s also essential to be able to identify what the subject of a sentence is and where the main verb is. Take a look at this exercise to test your understanding of subject and verb agreement: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/elc/quiz/subverb1.htm GCSE English language candidates should be very comfortable identifying…

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