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    how hard is the CLT? Are there any sample answers online? roughly what kind of standard are they looking for in the essays, in terms of length, context, vocab?
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    Hi I’m guessing you’re applying for law this year too?I’m having the same problem...If anyone knows any information please quote me in the reply thanks
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    (Original post by amourx)
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    Hi I’m guessing you’re applying for law this year too?I’m having the same problem...If anyone knows any information please quote me in the reply thanks
    Hope these links help

    Specimin questions - http://ba.law.cam.ac.uk/assets/misc/..._Questions.pdf

    Previous TSR thread - https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=1390024

    Mock CLT (NOT FREE) - http://www.oxbridgeapplications.com/...idge-law-test/

    More info on the CLT including how it is marked - https://www.thelawyerportal.com/free...idge-law-test/

    What a lecturer looks at when marking the CLT (written by an actual Cambridge lecturer) - https://medium.com/think-cambridge-l...t-58010b45dcac

    Lots of info and points that may be useful to know before sitting it - https://medium.com/think-cambridge-l...st-6af1557adc7
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    (Original post by Avaia)
    Hope these links help

    Specimin questions - http://ba.law.cam.ac.uk/assets/misc/..._Questions.pdf

    Previous TSR thread - https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=1390024

    Mock CLT (NOT FREE) - http://www.oxbridgeapplications.com/...idge-law-test/

    More info on the CLT including how it is marked - https://www.thelawyerportal.com/free...idge-law-test/

    What a lecturer looks at when marking the CLT (written by an actual Cambridge lecturer) - https://medium.com/think-cambridge-l...t-58010b45dcac

    Lots of info and points that may be useful to know before sitting it - https://medium.com/think-cambridge-l...st-6af1557adc7
    thank you so so much!
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    thank you so so much!
    No prob good luck
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    Note that almost all of those examples are out of date, as the CLT has changed and no longer has two parts - it's a straightforward essay now, not a reading comprehension test. The only authoritative guidance is here:

    https://resources.law.cam.ac.uk/docu...mple_tests.pdf
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    (Original post by HMJLM)
    Note that almost all of those examples are out of date, as the CLT has changed and no longer has two parts - it's a straightforward essay now, not a reading comprehension test. The only authoritative guidance is here:

    https://resources.law.cam.ac.uk/docu...mple_tests.pdf
    This!!

    For reference, here is an updated version of the article on what Cambridge admissions tutors look for: https://medium.com/think-cambridge-l...t-b185dc50e863
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    I have no official authority of any sort but I took the test 2 years ago and got in so I must have some sort of clue what I'm talking about. If my memory serves correctly the questions aren't particularly complex - they aren't trying to catch you out or test what knowledge you have - it's careful and thorough interpretation of the question but most of all about showing you can write well, as the large majority of the degree is essay writing so it is an important skill to have!
    This link has the marking criteria which you can see is focused on essay skills, and the sample questions
    http://ba.law.cam.ac.uk/applying/cambridge_law_test/

    Don't stress about it too much - it's not really something you can prepare for, just write your best and remember it's only one small part of many factors they'll consider from your application
 
 
 
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