Hurricane Hits England (Part 1)

In this lesson, we will explore how Grace Nichols presents her thoughts and feelings about experiencing a hurricane in her new home.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What feeling does the speaker begin the poem with as he walks around the place he grew up?

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Q2.Which punctuation mark is used several times in the poem?

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Q3.What might the fixed structure of the poem convey?

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Q4.At the end of the poem, what does the speaker conclude?

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Q5.What might the repeated references to glass throughout the poem convey?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What feeling does the speaker begin the poem with as he walks around the place he grew up?

1/5

Q2.Which punctuation mark is used several times in the poem?

2/5

Q3.What might the fixed structure of the poem convey?

3/5

Q4.At the end of the poem, what does the speaker conclude?

4/5

Q5.What might the repeated references to glass throughout the poem convey?

5/5

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'Hurricane Hits England' Quiz

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Q1.Which one of the following sentences is NOT a metaphor?

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Q2.Where was Grace Nichols born?

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Q3.Which family relationship does Nichols use to refer to the hurricane in the poem?

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Q4.Which one of these names does the speaker NOT mention in the poem?

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Q5.Which aspect of nature does the speaker repeat to show a sense of acceptance of her new home?

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'Hurricane Hits England' Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which one of the following sentences is NOT a metaphor?

1/5

Q2.Where was Grace Nichols born?

2/5

Q3.Which family relationship does Nichols use to refer to the hurricane in the poem?

3/5

Q4.Which one of these names does the speaker NOT mention in the poem?

4/5

Q5.Which aspect of nature does the speaker repeat to show a sense of acceptance of her new home?

5/5

Lesson summary: Hurricane Hits England (Part 1)

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