CXC English A exam: Past paper type short story questions 2

More CXC English A past paper type short story questions

Here are more CXC past paper type short story questions.

These are the types of short story questions that have been on
CXC English A past papers.

NB. CXC suggests spending no more than 45 minutes to answer the short story question on Paper 2 of the English A exam. They also suggest 400 - 450 words as the short story length.


Write a story which includes the following sentence:
"That's no excuse for fighting," said the Principal.


Write a story in which you include the following sentence:
"That was the strangest thing that ever happened in our village."


Write a story entitled, "The light on the hill."


Write a story entitled: "The contest".


Write a story which begins with the following sentence:
"Small Boy was lazy, really lazy. Everybody knew that one day he'd pay for it. "


Write a story entitled: "A Success Story."

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