10BX Quotations – Due Wednesday 22nd November

For each quotation, analyse the language, learn it and be clear on who it is referring to and what is the intention.

  1. “The Phantom slowly, gravely, silently approached.”
  2. Scrooge feared the silent shape so much that his legs trembled beneath him.”
  3. “I fear you more than any spectre I have seen. But as I know your purpose is to do me good,”
  4. “Spirit,” said Scrooge, shuddering from head to foot. “I see, I see. The case of this unhappy man might be my own. My life tends that way, now.”
  5. “Still the Ghost pointed downward to the grave by which it stood.”



Mrs Halls’ Class – 9E Quotations – Due Friday 17th November

  • “My dear,” was Bob’s mild answer, “Christmas Day.
  • “It should be Christmas Day, I am sure,” said she, “on which one drinks the health of such an odious, stingy, hard, unfeeling man as Mr. Scrooge. “
  • “You know he is, Robert! Nobody knows it better than you do, poor fellow!”
  • “My dear,” was Bob’s mild answer, “Christmas Day.”
  • “I’ll drink his health for your sake and the Day’s,” said Mrs. Cratchit, “not for his.
  • “Long life to him! A merry Christmas and a happy new year! He’ll be very merry and very happy, I have no doubt!”


Year 11 Revision Guide for the Mocks

Attached is a guide for all of the exams that you will sit for English for the mocks.

It should help you to effectively revise.

However, there are tasks for you to complete.  You can’t just read it and hope for the best. Be active.

Revision Guide for the Mocks


Mrs Cullis’ Classes – Spellings and Quotations homework

MRS CULLIS’ CLASSES: For Wednesday 8th Nov.’17

Yr 7A Spellings

  1. Inference
  2. Implicit
  3. Explicit
  4. Implication
  5. Expletive
  6. Surprise
  7. Notorious
  8. Humble
  9. Subtle
  10. Extraordinary

Yr. 8BX

  1. Marxist
  2. Revolutionary
  3. Calibre
  4. Vicious
  5. Deceitful
  6. Notorious
  7. Manipulative
  8. Substantial
  9. Magnificent
  10. Manifest


Yr. 9 BX and Yr. 10 Quotation homework for        WED. 8TH Nov.

  1. ‘The cold within him froze his old features’.
  2. ‘He was all aglow…his eyes sparkled…his breath smoked.’
  3. ‘Scrooge had a very small fire but the clerk’s fire was very much smaller, it looked like one coal.’
  4. The miners were ‘assembled round a glowing fire’
  5. The second spirit took Scrooge to ‘a solitary lighthouse’


10BX and 10BY – Quotations – Due Wednesday 8th November

Learn quotes paying particular attention to who they refer to and their meaning i.e what is being implied?

  1. “A jolly giant who bore a glowing torch with a cheery voice and a joyful air”
  2. “Spirit,” said Scrooge submissively, “conduct me where you will.”
  3. “If these shadows remain unaltered by the Future, none other of my race,” returned the Ghost, “will find him here. What then? If he be like to die, he had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.”
  4. “Will you decide what men shall live, what men shall die? It may be in the sight of heaven, you are more worthless and less fit to live than millions like this poor man’s child”
  5. “They are Man’s. This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want. Beware for I see that written which is Doom.”


9A Quotations – Due Wednesday 8th November

Learn quotes paying particular attention to who they refer to and their meaning i.e what is being implied?


1. ‘taken with a violent fit of trembling’

2. ‘He was not the dogged Scrooge he had been.’

3. ‘brave in ribbons.’

4. “God bless us everyone!”

5. ‘The walls and ceilings were so hung with living green, that it looked a perfect transformation.’

6. “I see a vacant seat,” replied the ghost.

7. “His wealth is of no use to him.  He don’t do any good with it.”

8. “…….. it brought two children; wretched, abject, frightful, hideous, miserable.

9. “This boy is Ignorance.  This girl is Want.”

10. “…but most of all beware this boy.”