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    Okay, it's going to sound ridiculous but from a young age, I was always told to read. I used to read but very infrequently, at the moment the lack of reading is hurting me very badly in my studies because it is preventing me from aiming to the higher grades. I was wondering if someone could offer me some words of wisdom? I am currently revising for my GCSEs because I know that the new 9-1 system is very hard, so I must work hard.

    your past doesn't define what your capable of in the future, you are capable of getting great grades if you work hard for them. I never aimed for anything above a C until after christmas of year 11, I found a community of study channels on youtube and study account of instagram of people who were going through the same exams as me, and who were aiming higher than me. I then realised i was just as capable as anyone, I just needed to work as hard. Surrounding myself with other motivated, hard working people motivated me and reminded me why i was working hard!
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