Past matric exam papers: English First Additional Language (FAL)

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English is one of the key exam papers that matric learners write. Here's a collection of past English First Additional Language (FAL) papers plus memos to help you prepare for the matric finals. We'd also like to tell you about our free Grade 12 study guides. We have free English FAL study guides, as well as other languages, maths, science and many other subjects.

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2018 May/June:

2018 English Paper 1 May/June

2018 English Paper 1 Memorandum May/June

2018 English Paper 2 May/June

2018 English Paper 2 Memorandum May/June

2018 English Paper 3 May/June

2018 English Paper 3 Memorandum May/June

2018 Feb/March:

2018 English FAL Paper 1 Feb/March

2018 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum Feb/March 

2018 English FAL Paper 2 Feb/March 

2018 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum Feb/March

2018 English FAL Paper 3 Feb/March 

2018 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum Feb/March 

2017 November:

2017 English FAL Paper 1 November

2017 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum November

2017 English FAL Paper 2 November

2017 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum November

2017 English FAL Paper 3 November

2017 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum November 

2017 May/June:

2017 English FAL Paper 1 May/June

2017 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum May/June

2017 English FAL Paper 2 May/June

2017 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum May/June

2017 English FAL Paper 3 May/June

2017 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum May/June

2017 Feb/March:

2017 English FAL Paper 1 Feb/March 

2017 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum Feb/March 

2017 English FAL Paper 2 Feb/March 

2017 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum Feb/March 

2017 English FAL Paper 3 Feb/March 

2017 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum Feb/March 

2016 October/November:

2016 English FAL Paper 1 November

2016 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum November

2016 English FAL Paper 2 November

2016 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum November

2016 English FAL Paper 3 November

2016 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum November*   

2016 ASC May/June:

2016 English FAL Paper 1 May/June

2016 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum May/June

2016 English FAL Paper 2 May/June* 

2016 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum May/June* 

2016 English FAL Paper 3 May/June

2016 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum May/June

2016 Feb/March:

2016 English FAL Paper 1 Feb/March 

2016 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum Feb/March 

2016 English FAL Paper 2 Feb/March 

2016 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum Feb/March 

2016 English FAL Paper 3 Feb/March 

2016 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum Feb/March  

2015 November:

2015 English FAL Paper 1 November

2015 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum November

2015 English FAL Paper 2 November

2015 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum November* 

2015 English FAL Paper 3 November

2015 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum November 

2015 Feb/March:

2015 English FAL Paper 1 Feb/March

2015 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum Feb/March

2015 English FAL Paper 2 Feb/March

2015 English Paper 2 Memorandum Feb/March

2015 English FAL Paper 3 Feb/March

2015 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum Feb/March  

2014 November:

2014 English FAL Paper 1 November

2014 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum November

2014 English FAL Paper 2 November

2014 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum November

2014 English FAL Paper 3 November

2014 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum November  

2014 Feb/March:

2014 English FAL Paper 1 Feb/March  

2014 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum Feb/March  

2014 English FAL Paper 2 Feb/March  

2014 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum Feb/March  

2014 English FAL Paper 3 Feb/March  

2014 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum Feb/March  

2013 November:

2013 English Paper 1 November* 

2013 English Paper 1 Memorandum November* 

2013 English Paper 2 November* 

2013 English Paper 2 Memorandum November* 

2013 English Paper 3 November* 

2013 English Paper 3 Memorandum November*  

2013 Feb/March:

2013 English FAL Paper 1 Feb/March  

2013 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum Feb/March

2013 English FAL Paper 2 Feb/March  

2013 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum Feb/March  

2013 English FAL Paper 3 Feb/March  

2013 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum Feb/March  

2012 November:

2012 English FAL Paper 1 November

2012 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum November

2012 English FAL Paper 2 November

2012 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum November

2012 English FAL Paper 3 November

2012 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum November 

2012 February/March: 

2012  English Paper 1 FAL Feb/March

2012  English Paper 1 FAL Memorandum  Feb/March

2012  English Paper 2 FAL Feb/March

2012  English Paper 2 FAL Memorandum  Feb/March

2012  English Paper 3 FAL  Feb/March

2012  English Paper 3 FAL Memorandum  Feb/March* 

2011 November: 

2011  English Paper 1 FAL 

2011  English Paper 1 FAL Memorandum 

2011  English Paper 2 FAL 

2011  English Paper 2 FAL Memorandum 

2011  English Paper 3 FAL 

2011  English Paper 3 FAL Memorandum

2011 February/March: 

2011  English FAL Paper  1 

2011  English  FAL Paper  1 Memorandum

2011  English  FAL Paper  2 

2011  English  FAL Paper 2 Memorandum (Braille)

2011  English  FAL Paper 3 

2011  English  FAL Paper  3 Memorandum

2009 November: 

2009  English FAL Paper 1 

2009  English  FAL Paper 1 Memorandum 

2009  English  FAL Paper 2  

2009  English  FAL Paper 2 Memorandum 

2009  English  FAL Paper 3 

2009  English  FAL Paper  3 Memorandum

2008 November:

2008 English FAL Paper 1

2008 English FAL Paper 1 Memorandum

2008 English FAL Paper 2* 

2008 English FAL Paper 2 Memorandum* 

2008 English FAL Paper 3

2008 English FAL Paper 3 Memorandum* 

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