Do I need to include an introduction in my Lit essay?

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Just wondering if it is necessary if I want to achieve a band 6 in the AQA GCSE exam
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All essays need an introduction. If you just jump into it the reader will be confused.
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All essays need an introduction. If you just jump into it the reader will be confused.
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Just keep the introduction short, and relevant to the question. A good introduction will tell the examiner how you are going to answer the question. A bad introduction will list irrelevant facts. For example, for a question about Eric a bad introduction would be ''An Inspector Calls was written in 1945 by J B Priestley. It is about a family called the Birlings who are...'
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Just wondering if it is necessary if I want to achieve a band 6 in the AQA GCSE exam
Introductions are very important.

Feel free to message me some of your essays if you'd like advice on how to improve them.
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