English Language Unit 1 How To Answer Questions

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ENGLISH LANGUAGE REVISION NOTES

Question 1- Retrieval

·         8 marks?

·         About 15 minutes including reading time

·         Make 4-5 points

·         DO NOT ANALYSE TEXT

·         Use short embedded quotes to show you fully understand the text

·         ‘Text 1 aims to inform…’ ‘Text 1 explains…’

·         Clear simple opening sentence, short quotes (aim for 2 or 3 words), about 2 or 3 sentences per point.

Question 2- Presentational features

·         8 marks

·         12 minutes

·         Analyse language of presentational features such as headings, sub-headings or captions

·         Analyse image

·         Explain how presentational features are effective and how each of them link to the text

·         Clear sentence introducing your response (use question to help you do this, turn it into a statement), talk about each feature individually,

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