Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free

English language GCSE mark scheme Watch

  • View Poll Results: Do you get marks for writing about short and long sentences in question 4??
    Yes
    66.67%
    No
    33.33%

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    If I got 72/80 in my Controlled assessment what did I need in the exam?
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    To get an A*... maybe 60-65+.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Fractite)
    To get an A*... maybe 60-65+.
    What about for a A
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Revision120)
    What about for a A
    Maybe about 50+.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Fractite)
    Maybe about 50+.
    Thanks, do you know if you get marks for writing about short and long sentences in question 4?
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Revision120)
    Thanks, do you know if you get marks for writing about short and long sentences in question 4?
    Not too sure, but it sounds unlikely.
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    You get no marks for writing about sentence length. I did that in one of my mocks and my teacher made it very clear that no marks would be awarded.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by samcharlton)
    You get no marks for writing about sentence length. I did that in one of my mocks and my teacher made it very clear that no marks would be awarded.
    What if you talk about short and long sentences to show how the facts and opinions and statistics and presented?
 
 
 
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    What's your favourite Christmas sweets?
    Useful resources

    Make your revision easier

    OMAM

    Ultimate Of Mice And Men Thread

    Plot, context, character analysis and everything in between.

    Notes

    Revision Hub

    All our revision materials in one place

    Love books

    Common grammar and vocabulary problems

    Get your questions asked and answered

    Useful literary websitesStudy help rules and posting guidelines

    Groups associated with this forum:

    View associated groups
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.