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This document consists of 8 printed pages. © UCLES 2011 [Turn over For Examiner's Use 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS Cambridge Checkpoint ENGLISH 1111/01 Paper 1 For Examination from 2012 SPECIMEN PAPER 1 hour 10 minutes Candidates answer on the Question Paper. No Additional Materials are required. READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS FIRST Write your Centre number, candidate number and name on the work you hand in. Write in dark blue or black pen. Do not use staples, paper clips, highlighters, glue or correction fluid. Answer all questions. You should pay attention to punctuation, spelling and handwriting. At the end of the examination, fasten all your work securely together. The number of marks is given in brackets [ ] at the end of each question or part question. The total number of marks for this paper is 50.
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2 © UCLES 2011 1111/01/SP/12 For Examiner's Use Section A: Reading Read this magazine article about choices people may consider if they want to select a tree frog as a pet. The obvious choices when starting out with tree frogs are the large and placid White’s tree frog, or maybe the iconic red-eyed tree frog for more experienced keepers. However, if you’re looking for something more unusual and yet relatively hardy and straightforward to look after, the American green tree frog is well worth considering . Captive-bred specimens of this species can often be obtained through exotic pet retailers or specialist breeders, and make charming and delightful terrarium subjects. Originating from the sub-tropical climates of the south-eastern United States, extending from North Carolina through to Florida and Louisiana, this is a bold and gregarious little frog that is typically found in areas of ponds lakes, or in the flood-plain meadows and swamp lands. Slighter and smaller than its European cousin, the American green tree frog is medium-sized,
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