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    I got an A in GCSE French which was close to an A*. Currently I will be doing physics, maths and biology, but I might replace biology with French - should I?

    I enjoy both subjects and I'm willing to work hard, but I have a feeling I might not get a high grade in French because I'm not anywhere near being fluent in it

    The trick with French is to be super passionate about it. In my AS French class, we had 3 girls who came from a small class who really loved the subject and got A*s at GCSE- all got like 99% in Y12. 3 others, one who got an A*, one who got a B and one who got an A who weren't that passionate and who had come from a larger class- the A* girl got a C and the other two got Bs. I would say if you're unsure and unconfident then maybe consider something different as it's a lot of work and it certainly makes it a lot easier if you're passionate, as then it doesn't feel like work!
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