top of page


FREE model english essay

Title :

Write a story with the title, ‘Looking back’.

Essay type:

Narrative Writing

0500 22


Cambridge IGCSE

February/March 2021

As I stood on the crumbling edge of the old bridge, memories flooded back to me like a relentless tide. The memories were both sweet and bitter, but I couldn't help but feel a sense of nostalgia as I looked out at the familiar landscape before me.

I remembered the first time I had crossed this bridge, a wide-eyed child with my parents by my side. We had been on a family vacation, exploring the quaint little towns that dotted the countryside. I remembered the thrill of the wind rushing through my hair as we walked hand in hand, my parents pointing out the sights and sounds of the place.

But as I grew older, the bridge had taken on a different significance. It had become a symbol of the choices I had made, the paths I had taken, and the people I had left behind. As I looked out at the landscape, I couldn't help but feel a twinge of regret for the opportunities I had missed and the paths I hadn't taken.

I remembered the last time I had crossed this bridge, a broken-hearted teenager running away from my problems. I had left behind everything and everyone I had ever known, and I had never looked back. But as I stood there now, I realized that I had never truly left this place behind. It had always been with me, a constant reminder of the person I used to be and the person I could have been.

The sun was setting and the sky was painted in shades of orange and pink, casting a warm glow over the landscape. I closed my eyes, took a deep breath and let out a sigh. I knew that I couldn't change the past, but I could choose to move forward. I opened my eyes, took one last look at the landscape before me and began to walk away from the bridge and the memories that it held.

As I walked away, I couldn't help but feel a sense of liberation. I had finally let go of the past and was ready to embrace the future. I knew that there would be more bridges to cross and more memories to make, but this time, I was determined to make them count. I was ready to move forward and make the most of the life that lay ahead.

Download English essays for FREE!

CLICK HERE to download. Thanks!

Wait! There's more

English Essays Pack
+500 Winning Model Essays

  • Master the art of essay writing and achieve top grades in your exam

  • High-quality model essays showcase exemplary writing skills, providing inspiration and guidance for crafting outstanding essays

  • Packed with 500 frequently examined questions and essays

  • Covers narrative, argumentative, and descriptive essays

  • Perfect for A Level, GCSE, IGCSE, and O Level students

  • Equipped with practical tips and vocabulary words to enhance your writing, unlock the secrets to academic excellence and elevate your success today!

  • Accessible and convenient! All essays downloadable as PDF

500+ winning model essays_1.jpg

Limited-time promotion! Use code TLTS75 at checkout to get 75% off the English Essays Pack!

  • English Essays Pack

    Instantly access all english essays
    Valid for one year
    • ➡️High-quality model essays showcasing exemplary writing
    • ➡️Packed with 500 frequently examined questions and essays
    • ➡️Covers narrative, argumentative and descriptive essays
    • ➡️Perfect for A Level, GCSE, IGCSE, and O Level students
    • ➡️Equipped with practical tips and vocabulary words
    • ➡️All essays downloadable as PDF

Learn to write essays with detailed guides from experienced teachers and writers.

bottom of page