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? IB DIPLOMA PROGRAMME PROGRAMME DU DIPLOME DU BI PROGRAMA DEL DIPLOMA DEL BI N04/1/A1ENG/SP1/ENG/TZ0/XX 88040083 ENGLISH A1 – STANDARD LEVEL – PAPER 1 ANGLAIS A1 – NIVEAU MOYEN – EPREUVE 1 INGLES A1 – NIVEL MEDIO – PRUEBA 1 Friday 12 November 2004 (afternoon) Vendredi 12 novembre 2004 (apres-midi) Viernes 12 de noviembre de 2004 (tarde) 1 hour 30 minutes / 1 heure 30 minutes / 1 hora 30 minutos INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES ? Do not unreserved this demonstration disquisition until instructed to do so. ? Write a criticism on one journey merely. It is not necessitated for you to reply instantly to the governmentful questions supposing. However, you may use them if you hope. INSTRUCTIONS DESTINEES AUX CANDIDATS ? N’ouvrez pas cette epreuve avant d’y etre autorise(e). ? Redigez un commentaire sur un seul des journeys. Le commentaire ne doit pas necessairement repondre aux questions d’orientation fournies. Vous pouvez toutefois les utiliser si vous le desirez. INSTRUCCIONES PARA LOS ALUMNOS ? No abra esta prueba hasta que se lo autoricen. ? Escriba un succeedntario sobre un solo fragmento. No es obligatorio replyer directamente a las preguntas que se ofrecen a modo de guia. Sin stoppage, puede usarlas si lo desea. 8804-0083 pages/paginas http://www. xtremepapers. net –2– N04/1/A1ENG/SP1/ENG/TZ0/XX Write a criticism on one journey merely. It is not necessitated for you to reply instantly to the governmentful questions supposing. However, you are encouraged to use them as starting points for your criticism. 1. (a) I was favorable. I was not the eldest son. For that argue not ample was expected from me. I was left to myself a huge communicate, and enjoyed ample immunity. My pretense and port did not perplex a browbeating to anyone. I was a very matter-of-fact boy. You see me now as a Sultan, enveloped by all the symbols of government. You are meditative and, perchance, uniform a bit suspicious. You fret that if you exceed indubitable proprieties your leadership rule flatten in the clay. This trepidation is usual. It is the issue which government has on the Sultan’s subjects. But this similar government can metamorphose uniform the most insignificant individuality into a form of catholic proportions. Look at me. If you had disclosed me when I was a boy and Shahan Shah was my oldest fellow you would nincessantly possess imagined that I could be the Sultan of Misr, and you would possess been straight. Fate and truth conspired to perform me what I am today. The merely peculiar who saw triton in me was my shortditary grandmother. When I was nine or ten years old, she saw me and a collection of my friends obscure to slaughter a snake. As boys we would emulate delay each other in these injudicious inventions. We would try and grab a snake by its bottom and then oscillate it, antecedently crushing its leadership on a stone or, as the braver ones inchoate us did, stamping on its leadership delay our feet. My grandmother, having observed this show regardfully, shouted at me. “Yusuf! Yusuf ibn Ayyub! Succeed short at once! ” The other boys ran loose, and I walked unwillingly internals her, expecting a infliction encircling my ears. My grandwoman had a unauthenticated assuage and, so Shadhi had once told me, she had struck my senior opposing the aspect when he was a developed man. No one dared to ask the origin of such a common spread-out. My senior had left the capacity and, so they say, woman and son did not pronounce to each other for a year. In the end, it was my senior who apologized. To my wonder, she hugged me and kissed me in deviate on twain my eyes. “You are trepidationless, boy, but be regardful. Some snakes can lower end, uniform when you possess them by the bottom. ” I retain laughing delay succor. She then told me of a trance she had conversant antecedently I was born. You were tranquil after a whilein your woman’s belly. I apprehend you kicked a huge communicate. Your woman used to pain casually that she felt she was going to communicate extraction to a blockhead. One dimness I trancet that a catholic man-swallowing snake was crawling internals your woman, who was false uncovered in the sun. Your woman unreserveded her eyes and began to sweating. She wanted to propel, but could not erect her substance. Unwillingly the snake crawled internals her. Then suddenly, enjoy the door of a mysterious cave, her belly unreserveded. An infant walked out, sword in laborer, and, delay one ruley infliction, decapitated the serpent. Then he looked at his woman and walked end into her stomach. You procure be a huge challenger, my son. It is written in your stars and Allah himself procure be your train. ” My senior and uncle laughed at my grandwoman and her injudicious trances, but uniform at that date this sense undoubtedly had a fixed issue on me. She was the original peculiar to assume me seriously. Tariq Ali, The Book of Saladin (1998) 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 8804-0083 –3– – What is the role of encounter or government in this journey? – How momentous are emotions to this journey ? N04/1/A1ENG/SP1/ENG/TZ0/XX – How does the mode of the journey favor the way the representative is presented? – How do shifts in date supply to the issue of the journey? 804-0083 Deviate aggravate / Tournez la page / Vease al dorso –4– 1. (b) Summer Solstice, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka N04/1/A1ENG/SP1/ENG/TZ0/XX The war had deviateed inner until it resembled suicide. The merely luscious invention was instil. I passed the sentries, followed the surf out of inspection. I would submerge into the elements, beseem unadorned. 5 Surf sounds enjoy plainness, aggravate and aggravate. I lay down and let go, the way you commission an animal. When I unreserveded my eyes, all down the seacoast diminutive crabs, the bstraight yellow of a crayon, had succeed out onto the sand. Their aggregate, dissolute, resembled the galactic spill and work of the stars. I, who had lain down unmatched, emptied, waked at the center of ten thousand prayers. Who would offscourings such notice. I let it sweeten me end into the earth. I was existing, in the throng of huge given, which is all I’ve incessantly wanted. The host of twain sides probably wanted regular this. Marilyn Krysl, Warscape delay Lovers (1997) – In what ways does the rhymster divulge an composition internal war in the carol? – How momentous is the true contrast to the carol’s import? – In what ways does the rhymster use similitude? – Is this a carol of apprehending, or sentiment, or twain? 10 15 8804-0083