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CIE English Language Resources 0990 (9-1) »

Richard Gent | Sunday March 08, 2015

Categories: KS4, 9-1 IGCSE, 9-1 IGCSE English Language , IGCSE English Language CIE 0990, Hot Entries, Overviews

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CIE English Language Reading Anthology 0990 (9-1) | Reading Passages 1 »

Richard Gent | Wednesday February 19, 2014

Categories: KS4, 9-1 IGCSE, 9-1 IGCSE English Language , IGCSE English Language CIE 0990

For Paper Two- Reading Passages (Extended)


From the CIE English Language specification (0990):

The skills covered in the syllabus are outlined below for the different areas of language developed.


  • demonstrate a precise understanding of extended texts
  • synthesise, develop, analyse and evaluate facts, ideas and opinions
  • effectively summarise, paraphrase and re-express
  • demonstrate understanding of how writers achieve their effects
  • recognise and respond to sophisticated linguistic devices
  • extract appropriate information...
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