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    I have missed 75% of my academic year due to a extenuating illness. I need A* to get into my course in KCL and also due to personal satisfaction.

    Can you guys give me revision tips for A* and how to generally revise English?
    I am working on a low C (absent that's why) and I have 2 1/4 months till my exams.

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    Literature is all about learning themes and quotes and just committing them to memory, also being able to show and support what these mean.

    For language, try an A Level method I learned;
    MR G V CAP

    M - Mode (is it written, spoken, etc.)
    R - Register (the formality of the piece)

    G - Genre (style)
    V - Voice (if there is any colloquial language, etc.)

    C - Context (when and why it was written)
    A - Audience (who it was written for)
    P - Purpose (what it was written for, eg. to persuade)

    Also in language use PEEWE (point, example, explanation, word, evaluation) to focus on certain themes throughout the piece.

    I hope this isn’t to complicated and technical and hope it helps!
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