Select two of the passages (a) to (f) and compare and contrast them in any ways that seem interesting to you, paying particular attention to distinctive features of the structure, language and style. Your ELAT will contain:
6 passages on the same theme.
Taken on a mixture of different forms: poetry; fiction prose; non-fiction prose.
Dating from different periods of English literature.
Author names and publication dates will be provided
Whilst, you are not expected to introduce any references to other texts or authors, the examiners will reward your ability to:
respond knowledgeably to different kinds of English writing.
Show close reading skills.
Describe the effects of style, structure and English language.
Create a structured, focused essay from your comparison of two passages.