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    I too resat my gcse english today and had the same extract and i think its a funny inference u hv made and i find it incorrect.
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    I believe showing language features of contrast/ comparison and descriptive language would hv been best to use.
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    I also didn't like the extract much. There wasn't much to pick out.
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    (Original post by Chinmay V)
    I also didn't like the extract much. There wasn't much to pick out.
    i sent you a private message.
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    using pathetic fallacy was a good choice i wish i had remembered to use it. Regarding others, I used them too. Also, I think nothing else could hv been extracted out of that extract so NICE WORK! That's the most one could do on it.
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    (Original post by Chinmay V)
    using pathetic fallacy was a good choice i wish i had remembered to use it. Regarding others, I used them too. Also, I think nothing else could hv been extracted out of that extract so NICE WORK! That's the most one could do on it.
    Do you think the connotations bit was also good because i remember seeing it in a revision guide
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    (Original post by Chinmay V)
    using pathetic fallacy was a good choice i wish i had remembered to use it. Regarding others, I used them too. Also, I think nothing else could hv been extracted out of that extract so NICE WORK! That's the most one could do on it.
    What was the extract on?
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    connotion basically means - "The ideas they link to" so i guess it would work alright
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    (Original post by Chinmay V)
    connotion basically means - "The ideas they link to" so i guess it would work alright
    So do you reckon id get near to full marks with 3 PEE paragraphs on Pathetic fallacy , Verbs , Adjectives .
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    depends... if there were no silly spelling mistakes. If its all right still then best not get hopes up. You might get 5-6 marks on this question as u know examiners are... u know how
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    or u could in worst case scenario get 3-4 marks if they are too strict
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    Yeh i got you examiners are so MEAN at times , I was really careful with spelling and spag and got advice off my friends which got 7s-8s. Last question what do you think you got on the question similar to me as we used practically the same things (apart from pathetic fallacy) ?.
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    Good luck!
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    (Original post by Chinmay V)
    depends... if there were no silly spelling mistakes. If its all right still then best not get hopes up. You might get 5-6 marks on this question as u know examiners are... u know how
    obviously you're judged on coherence but the odd spelling mistake doesn't matter at all, at least in section a.
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    (Original post by _gcx)
    obviously you're judged on coherence but the odd spelling mistake doesn't matter at all, at least in section a.
    Praying for 7-8 marks on that question having put so much thought into it , last year i was a mess as i mistook language for structure and writing a weak essay which eventually led to me getting a D this year i took the liberty of writing in the correct structure , doing the right things for the essay question.
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    I might get 5-6 on it as I mentioned a few more things than those ones like adjectives, descriptive language, the character of annie and more
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    or could get more but u see i keep only the worst case scenario in mind to get less dissapointed if things didn't go well my way
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    (Original post by Chinmay V)
    I might get 5-6 on it as I mentioned a few more things than those ones like adjectives, descriptive language, the character of annie and more
    Well as you mentioned there wasn't really much to pick out of it , the character of annie is what i mentioned in the structure question and how we are introduced to her at the beginning as the main character of the plot etc.
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    (Original post by fizan1)
    Praying for 7-8 marks on that question having put so much thought into it , last year i was a mess as i mistook language for structure and writing a weak essay which eventually led to me getting a D this year i took the liberty of writing in the correct structure , doing the right things for the essay question.
    hopefully that means you'll get a satisfying grade
 
 
 

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