AQA LP1 Focusing on Language

Question 2 is often referred to as the Language question. There are a few things you need to consider when answering question 2.

( Extracting quotes from the text)

(Language features including similes, metaphors etc.)

(Simple sentences and complex sentences) 

The Steps


Step One: Draw out key quotes that could prove the effect the author is trying to make.

Step Two: Clearly, state what you think the author is trying to imply.

Step Three: Provide specific evidence, mentioning the language features used.

Step Four: Explain how the author’s choice of language has made you come to this conclusion.