Close Reading Non-fiction 11-14 with Answers by Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston


Close Reading Non-fiction 11-14 with Answers by Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston

Following the immense success of Close Reading 11-14 , this Non-Fiction text has been written to provide further close reading exercises, specifically when dealing with non-fictional text. This text provides 15 extracts from a wide variety of publications with accompanying interpretation/comprehension-type questions. Each chapter also features a section which focuses upon a particular language feature from the passage, giving further explanation as well as practice exercises on that aspect of language. A version of this book is also available without answers.

About the Author

Mary Firth and Andrew Ralston are hugely successful authors of English books for Scotland. they both teach at Hutchesons' Grammar School.

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144 pages


Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston
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Publication date

28th January 2005



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