AQA GCSE English Literature Macbeth Predictions June 2019

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i know its a bit early for predictions as there have only been 2 sittings but does anyone have any predictions based on these questions can anyone on this post see a trend or similarity

Specimen Paper Question

Starting with this speech, explain how far you think Shakespeare presents Lady Macbeth as a powerful woman.
Write about:
• how Shakespeare presents Lady Macbeth in this speech
• how Shakespeare presents Lady Macbeth in the play as a whole.

2017 Question
Starting with this speech, explore how Shakespeare presents ambition in Macbeth.

Write about:
• how Shakespeare presents ambition in this speech
• how Shakespeare presents ambition in the play as a whole.

2018 Question


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My English teacher said that AQA can repeat characters and themes again but with just another extract.Having said that, there are some obvious themes that haven't come up such as Guilt, Kingship and Fate vs Free Will. So it's really hard to make an accurate prediction.I bet no one could have seen 2018's question coming, it seemed like a curveball in my opinion.
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(Original post by thrifty_reviser)
My English teacher said that AQA can repeat characters and themes again but with just another extract.Having said that, there are some obvious themes that haven't come up such as Guilt, Kingship and Fate vs Free Will. So it's really hard to make an accurate prediction.I bet no one could have seen 2018's question coming, it seemed like a curveball in my opinion.
my bet is the question is on guilt i just have this feeling and so does my teacher my vote is 2019 is guilt
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Predictions? This early? The f*ck?
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Maybe the guilt question paired with the 'tomorrow, tomorrow, tomorrow...' soliloquy?
(Original post by thrifty_reviser)
My English teacher said that AQA can repeat characters and themes again but with just another extract.Having said that, there are some obvious themes that haven't come up such as Guilt, Kingship and Fate vs Free Will. So it's really hard to make an accurate prediction.I bet no one could have seen 2018's question coming, it seemed like a curveball in my opinion.
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if it did then I will be happy cos there is a lot to analyse
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i know a whole essay off by heart for macbeth guilt if it is that hello 9
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i know a whole essay off by heart for macbeth guilt if it is that hello 9
same loool
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And for dr jekyll and mr hyde it may be about hyde as being dangerous. I know a whole essay for that as well 30/30

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same loool
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And for dr jekyll and mr hyde it may be about hyde as being dangerous. I know a whole essay for that as well 30/30
unfortunately im doing the sign of 4
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Any guesses???
Exam is tomorrow
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My teacher thought it would be fun for us to do frankenstein! 4 here I come!

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unfortunately im doing the sign of 4
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can you hit me up with that
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(Original post by Beachgirl)
And for dr jekyll and mr hyde it may be about hyde as being dangerous. I know a whole essay for that as well 30/30
can you send me both essaysssss plsssss
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(Original post by Keri00Summers)
Any guesses???
Exam is tomorrow
guilt maybe, or lady macbeth. my guesses
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(Original post by amyk.elly)
My teacher thought it would be fun for us to do frankenstein! 4 here I come!
lol dont worry im doing frankenstein too....
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Yeah ive heard ideas around guilt but also just the character of Macbeth alone?
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Help a man out and send that grade 9 answer
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this year the lit exam is in the afternoon for 9 years it has never been like this my teacher also said that the first and second year get a decent question but because we are the third year we are going to get a curveball so expect the unexpected basically revise your asses of children the aqa biology exam was **** today the grade boundaries for next year is going to be so low watch.
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