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  • Created on: 02-05-13 19:27

question 1.

  1. Find the information the question asks for.
  2. Explain why the information you have chosen answers the question.

You can do this by looking at:

The heading or title - this should help you decide on the main subject of the text.

Vocabulary - the kinds of words (nouns) used to give information will also indicate a particular subject. For example, an article about global warming will include words such as "environmentalist, carbon footprint, greenhouse gasses and sustainability".

Attitude - adjectives and intensifiers should tell you what the writer thinks about their subject. Look for words like "totally brilliant, absolutely ridiculous, complete nonsense…


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