Literature: understanding the question

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Some key terms to help you understand the GCSE Literature questions.
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Literature: understanding the question
1 Explore
1.1 Look at all the different aspects of something.
2 How
2.1 The techniques used by the writer to gain an effect.
2.1.1 Structure, form, language
3 Present/portray
3.1 How is something described?
3.2 What techniques does the writer use to do this?
4 In what ways...
4.1 Look a different sides of something.
5 How far...
5.1 Evaluate the extent of something.
5.1.1 Set up an argument - how much do you agree?
6 What role?
6.1 Think about the importance of a character.
6.1.1 What is the character's function?
7 Explain/comment on
7.1 Give your response to something in as much detail as you can.
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