Higher English The Critical Essay by Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston
  

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Higher English The Critical Essay by Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston

Boost grades, with practical strategies for tackling 50% of the overall mark. This text explains how to effectively prepare a literature text and then construct a critical essay in accordance with marking guidelines from the Scottish Qualifications Authority. - Addresses how to avoid common problems, such as a failure to be selective or a lack of a clear structure, through worked examples and sample essays - Improves skills through a practical approach of explanations followed by a series of exercises and peer assessment activities - Ensures students are set for their exam with a checklist of points to remember when constructing a good critical essay

About the Author

Mary M Firth and Andrew G Ralston teach in one of Scotland's top schools and are highly successful authors of several English language and literature titles written primarily for the Scottish market.

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Format

Paperback
144 pages

Author

Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston
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Publisher

Hodder Gibson an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

25th April 2008

ISBN

9780340966563


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