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    Hello everybody,

    I'm finally done making revision cards out of two textbooks I borrowed from the library. The thing is, I have to give these textbooks back in a few days.
    I'm studying for a Linguistics exam which comprises four parts:
    1. Description
    2. Analysis of the sentence/proposition/word
    3. Finding synonyms for what I'm analyzing (such as must= have to)
    4. Translating the sentence (from English to French) + conclusion

    So far, I've only worked on the description part.
    The two textbooks I've borrowed also contain explanations for the other parts but I haven't had the time to study all of the sentences analyzed along with the explanations for the four parts.

    I don't really understand how to do the analysis so I'd probably have to study theoretical textbooks first (as opposed to "past papers" textbooks).

    I also have two translation exams and should be studying some vocabulary.

    What do you think I should do next? Should I consolidate my knowledge of the description part and keep studying the 17 revision cards I made for it?
    Should I make mind maps out of the revision cards?
    Do you have any tips to understand things that are difficult/ obscure?
    Thank you!

    Mind maps, trigger words, tridents, colour, make your own questions, answer them = finally past papers

    • Thread Starter

    What do you mean by "trigger words" and "tridents"?
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