2008 English Higher Level Marking Scheme

JUNIOR CERTIFICATE 2008

MARKING SCHEME

ENGLISH

HIGHER LEVEL

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PAPER 1 SECTION 1: READING 40 MARKS

The reading passage presents a journal extract which offers the candidate plenty of scope for engagement.

  1. Darwin had an eye for detail. Briefly discuss this view with reference to the passage.

The passage contains an abundance of suitable detail.

    • Physical descriptions of the island, its flora and fauna.
    • Descriptions of aspects of travel
    • Scientific observations (the kingfisher; wind direction; dewpoint)
    • E...

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