The views people hold today are often influenced by the news and information they receive from the online world of the internet and social media. Write an opinion piece, for publication in a national newspaper, in which you give your views on the extent to which people today rely on the online world as a source of news and information, the reliability of these sources and the impact of this development on society.
5. “But there is hopeful news as well …” (TEXT 2)
You have been elected by your classmates to deliver a speech at your school’s graduation ceremony. Write the text of the speech you would give, encouraging your audience to be optimistic about the future.
“Bishop’s carefully judged use of language aids the reader to uncover the intensity of feeling in her poetry.”
To what extent do you agree or disagree with the above statement? Support youranswer with reference to the poetry of Elizabeth Bishop on your course.
Click to open (from Scoilnet) Bishop-The Filling Station-
“Although the wealthy characters in The Great Gatsby appear to have it all, not a single one of them seems happy”.