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Edexcel A Level English Literature 2023

Hi All,

Since no one has started a thread on Edexcel A Level English Lit thought I would

Exam dates:
Drama: 24th May
Prose: 8th June
Poetry: 16th June

Use this thread to discuss themes which may come up and help with exam questions
(edited 9 months ago)
Reply 1
anyone got twelfth night or streetcar predicted themes?
Reply 2
Original post by flower747
anyone got twelfth night or streetcar predicted themes?


I can answer for Streetcar here are some of the themes/characters/writers methods that have never come up/are likely to come up:
- Relationships between Stella and Stanley (C)
- Relationship between Blanche and Mitch (C)
- presentation of minor characters (C)
- presentation of femininity (T)
- presentation of women (T)
- presentation of gender (T)
- presentation of hope (T)
- presentation of humour (T?)
- presentation of vanity (T)
- presentation of madness (T)
- presentation of isolation (T)
- presentation of temptation (T)
- presentation of identity (T)
- presentation of control (T)
- presentation of time (WM)
- presentation of openings/endings (WM)
- presentation of setting (WM)
Reply 3
thanks! did u get these off that woman on tik Tok who does the English predictions? :smile: only one I think is unlikely is humour, how would you even approach that?
Original post by Armzn
I can answer for Streetcar here are some of the themes/characters/writers methods that have never come up/are likely to come up:
- Relationships between Stella and Stanley (C)
- Relationship between Blanche and Mitch (C)
- presentation of minor characters (C)
- presentation of femininity (T)
- presentation of women (T)
- presentation of gender (T)
- presentation of hope (T)
- presentation of humour (T?)
- presentation of vanity (T)
- presentation of madness (T)
- presentation of isolation (T)
- presentation of temptation (T)
- presentation of identity (T)
- presentation of control (T)
- presentation of time (WM)
- presentation of openings/endings (WM)
- presentation of setting (WM)
Reply 4
Original post by flower747
thanks! did u get these off that woman on tik Tok who does the English predictions? :smile: only one I think is unlikely is humour, how would you even approach that?

Yep I did 🤣
As for humour, Blanche has a habit of making bright remarks you can probably talk about the poker night and the aftermath
Original post by Armzn
Hi All,

Since no one has started a thread on Edexcel A Level English Lit thought I would

Exam dates:
Drama: 24th May
Prose: 8th June
Poetry: 16th June

Use this thread to discuss themes which may come up and help with exam questions


there's threads on this here:
https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=7345774
https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=7345770
https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=7345765

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