Literary analysis of Trump’s inaugural speech

An application of IGCSE/IB English Language skills.

Does Trump Really Have the Best Words?

A statistical analysis of Trump’s inaugural address
by Justin Rice, published on 01/20/2017

On January 20th, Donald Trump delivered the 58th presidential inaugural address. Trump is a singular figure in US history and hordes of pundits will spend countless hours dissecting the content of his speech.

Rather than doing the same, Analitics have analyzed what Trump says, using data analysis to explore how he says it, and comparing his words with those of the 57 previous inaugurals to see what we learn.

click the link below to read the analysis.

Does Trump Really Have the Best Words? A statistical analysis of Litcharts.com Trump’s inaugural address by Justin Rice, published on 01/20/2017

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US Colleges that do not require SAT or ACT scores

For those of you understandably sweating over the upcoming SAT exam on 21st January 2017, do not lose hope. If after numerous tuition sessions, timed practice papers, meticulous revision of grammar and mathematics rules you still do not quite achieve the score of your (or anyone elses!) dreams, all is not lost.

Take a look at this list of schools listed in The Washington Post that do not require SAT or ACT scores and focus your attention on

  • original and authentic university essays,
  • IB scores
  • endeavours that show a genuine commitment and passion for your chosen field of study.

A list of 180+ ranked schools that don’t require ACT or SAT scores for admissions

IGCSE Timetable: Edexcel and CIE Board June 2017

As you learn from the mistakes made in the mocks and start to prepare for the June 2017 IGCSE exams, click on the links below for the Edexcel and CIE exam timetables to help plan revision. Scroll further down for key dates for English, French and Economics papers. As schools opt for a mixture of examination board and paper combinations, be careful to note the corect dates and also to practice the right past exam papers.

 

June 2017 Edexcel IGCSE Timetable

June 2017 CIE, Cambridge Board,IGCSE Timetable (zone 5)

 

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