englsih literature 2018 Watch
Power and conflict poetry
All literature exams
(2) look at past papers - this is a good indication of both the types of questions asked and how these questions can be phrased,
(3) practice writing answers to these questions.
(4) now practice writing your answers under the clock. The more you do this, the easier it will be. The more adept you will become at using your quotes in different contexts, and applying your knowledge in different ways.
(5) learn how to structure your essays: introduction (explains what you will cover); each paragraph will then open with a thesis statement i.e. "the nature of tragedy is demonstrated when..." "we can see that King Lear is a tragic character in relation to his daughters,...." "the play ends in a manner that is tragic, as demonstrated by..." You will then form an argument that backs up each of your thesis statements. Your essay will conclude by summarising your findings, and drawing these together.
In summary - learn your stuff; know what is expected in the exam; practice; refine.
how long do you recommend for each question
I'm actually really struggling myself to do this haha, but I've found just re reading certain parts of the text helps and I've post it noted a wall of qoutes but this didn't really help me. so probably just re reading