To help you to prepare for the reading section in the Language paper tomorrow, you can complete these four reading tasks:

  1. List four things that you learn about Doctor Gordon in this extract:

Q1 Plath

  1. How does the writer use language to depict Princeton in the summer?

Q2 Adiche

  1. How does the writer structure this text to interest you as a reader?

Q3 Huxley

  1. A student, having read this extract, said “The description makes the place seem eerie and unwelcoming.” To what extent do you agree with this?

Q4 du Maurier