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Revision (KS4): English

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www.wjec.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize

www.podcastrevision.co.uk

www.universalteacher.org.uk

www.englishbiz.co.uk

Also all courses on the Ossett Academy VTLE.

 

TOP TIPS (SUBJECT SPECIFIC REVISION TIPS)

Learn the ‘Dirty Thirty’ spellings.

Read all the books studied for English Literature and keep building your quote banks. – About 5 generic quotes for each character.

Read a variety of different writing forms – Letters, articles, leaflets, reports, reviews and transcripts of speeches – make revision notes on how they are set out.

 

KEY WORDS AND EXAM TERMINOLOGY

Remember your use of connectives for developing an exam response…

However, on the other hand, also, similarly, this suggests, this implies, contrastingly, etc.

Remember the persuasive techniques…

Rhetorical question, list of three, emotive language etc.

 

WEB LINKS TO PRACTISE PAPERS

http://www.wjec.co.uk/qualifications/qualification-resources.html?pastpaper=true&subject=English&level=gcse

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