Tag: Revision

December’s Bookclub author is Sebastian Barry. Well known as a successful dramatist and novelist, his literary career became stellar when he won the 2008 Costa Book of the Year Award with this month’s chosen book, The Secret Scripture; and he …

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It’s really never too early to start preparing for exams, so here are the English department’s top tips for revision. Before the exam period: Be organised – make a realistic revision timetable that includes breaks, and stick to it! Start …

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With practice exams coming up, thoughts are turning to revision… and although there no literature practice exam, it’s never too soon to start refreshing your memories about the texts that you studied last year. Here are some handy resources to …

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Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language. 7 series of programmes covering topics such as:  plain English the lexicon the spelling system spoken language persuasive language language change language and gender Listen here.

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Khaled Hosseini talks about his global bestselling novel, The Kite Runner with a group of invited readers.

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