Life in Trinidad
Read Chapter 1 from 'Coming to England'.
In this Chapter Floella Benjamin describes, in detail, vivid memories of her life growing up in Trinidad.
As you read, it builds a very clear picture in the reader's mind of her home.
Please read these descriptions carefully:
The description of her house - page 2
The sitting room - page 2
The big wooden tub - page 4
The latrine - page 4-5
The gallery - page 5 -6
Food - page 7-8
Think about the vocabulary the author has used while you are reading.