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A Level Edexcel Eng Lit The Wife of Bath

How do I revise for this topic because the exam question is formed like this:
Explore how attitudes towards masculine roles are presented in ‘The Wife of Bath’s Prologue and Tale’, by referring to lines 882-898 and one other passage of similar length.
You must discuss relevant contextual factors.

This style of question makes it seem like I have to know the whole text by heart to even get a C because you have to write about a specific extracts within your answer.
Any tips on how to revise this exam?
Don't quote me on this, but i'm pretty sure they'll give you an extract of this passage? it seems pretty impossible to expect you to memorise the whole text and know what line numbers you're referring to. have you asked your teacher?
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Yes they do - They give you the extract and then you have a choice of poems to choose to compare The Wife Of Bath to. Obviously it depends on the theme you are given in the question, but it should be relevant to the extract they hand you.
I thought you don't compare the wife of bath with anything, you just write an essay about the wife of bath. I may be wrong, but that's what it seems like from the past papers and stuff.

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