CXC CSEC English A Summary writing: sample exercises

 Sample summary writing passages

 

 

Here are a list of summary writing exercises that may be useful for you to review.

In these exercises, a passage is given and a written summary is required in less than 120 words (same as the CXC CSEC English A exam). A sample summary answer is provided at the end of each passage.

These exercises can be used as practice for answering the summary question in paper 2 of the CXC CSEC English A exam.

These exercises will be most useful to you if,

 

1)  You read the passage first, and

2)  Attempt to write a summary of your own.Then,

3)  Check your written summary against the model answer that they have provided.

 

Here are the summary exercises:

 

Exercise 1                                       Exercise 2                                                       Exercise 3

Exercise 4                                       Exercise 5                                                       Exercise 6

Exercise 7                                       Exercise 8                                                       Exercise 9

Exercise 10                                     Exercise 11                                                     Exercise 12

Exercise 13                                     Exercise 14                                                     Exercise 15

Exercise 16                                     Exercise 17                                                     Exercise 18

Exercise 19                                     Exercise 20                                                     Exercise 21

Exercise 22                                     Exercise 23                                                     Exercise 24

Exercise 25                                     Exercise 26                                                     Exercise 27

 

 

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