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    Despite getting straight A's at GCSE and an A* in Russian and French, I am now miserably failing my A-level courses. I'm doing okay in French for the time being, given that I picked it because it's my strongest subject, but I'm not doing well in chemistry (at most grade C in every test) and failing biology altogether. For the latter, I get at most 30%-40% on every tracker test, achieving a grade D or C. I'm practically doomed for failure in my UCAS exams in May-June, as there is too little time between now and then to catch up on half a year's worth of content covered in L6. I've simply not approached A-levels correctly from the start and now it feels to late to recover. I realise that I'm not particularly intelligent and I'm very lazy, but the thing that scares me the most is my complete lack of motivation to change as I've practically accepted defeat. My dream was to study medicine at a Russell-group university, but now I'm almost certain to get excluded from my 6th form at the end of L6 for getting unsatisfactory grades in my UCAS exams; needless to say, I'm not going to receive any offers from universities. My parents are on the verge of disowning me, given that they had high expectations of me.

    What the hell do I do?

    Are you in year 12?
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    Which year are you in? If you're in year 12, you're fine. Everyone struggles at first because A-Levels are so different.

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