Reading and understanding

Reading out poetry

This reading aloud worksheet is based on the poem 'Ferry me across the water' by Christina Rossetti, featured in BBC One drama 'Secrets and Words'.

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You can play a clip of JJ reading an extract from the poem at http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/learners/secrets-and-words/secrets-and-words-jjs-poem.

Please note because of editing of the drama the poem read out by JJ is an edited version.

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