Oxford or Cambridge for English?

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ameliayawen
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I'm a Y12 student looking to study English Lit - I want to apply for Oxbridge but aren't sure which one to pick. On one hand I'm pretty interested in contemporary literature and having a bit more flexibility in my course (obviously relative to other universities it's much more regimented but... I like the idea of Oxbridge so we'll just apply and see what happens ) so in that sense Cambridge appeals - but then looking at rankings etc, Oxford tops the list (I mean... obviously they're both pretty high up there so I'm not really sure that it matters but... it's been an argument I've heard). I'm quite unsure as I've spent some time in both cities but obviously due to Covid haven't been to any in-person open days (have some booked online though), but feeling like I don't know is just a gnawing feeling - I really want to have something to focus on and be able to imagine. I'm finding it difficult to get a sense of what sets the cities apart and what student life there is like - are they just really similar or are there distinctive differences I should be aware of? (For context: I'm an extroverted and quite loud kind of person, who enjoys socialising, playing sports and theatre )
GCSEs: 999999999888
A Level predicted: A*A*AA
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How did you get ur A level predictions already we haven’t even received our AS level results yet
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