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    ACORN says I am type 56 - category 5, final letter. I am even worse then high rise hardship - I am inner city adversity, multi-ethnic and crowded flats (this is the worst catergory of all 56 types) Apprently I asked my teacher this from oxford and she said that it would play out to my advantage as I would be seen as coming from an extremely deprived area - which basically means that I get big boost in applying for summer schools and potentially university

    It pays to be deprived in academia ;D Really, it does
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    Congratulations?
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    You're Scouse though; what you gain in bursaries, you lose in having the worst accent in the world.
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    Yeah poor kids get it all, I somehow doubt that
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    And yet so many would have us believe a person in your place has it so hard.

    No, the worst off under our current systems are the upper working/lower middle class. Eh, I don't mind though
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    (Original post by micky022)
    You're Scouse though; what you gain in bursaries, you lose in having the worst accent in the world.
    Haha, what you gain in bursaries helps to pay for your broken windows and robbed posessions
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    Won't help if you're as brain dead as a pile of bricks.
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    (Original post by SoaringStar)
    Wahoooo

    ACORN says I am type 56 - category 5, final letter. I am even worse then high rise hardship - I am inner city adversity, multi-ethnic and crowded flats (this is the worst catergory of all 56 types) Apprently I asked my teacher this from oxford and she said that it would play out to my advantage as I would be seen as coming from an extremely deprived area - which basically means that I get big boost in applying for summer schools and potentially university

    It pays to be deprived in academia ;D Really, it does
    It doesn't pay if you're a Scouser.

    Well it would, then it would get thieved.
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    No it doesn't.

    It only puts you on an even stead compared to other candidates.

    True story.
 
 
 
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