Animal Farm (Grades 9–1) York Notes GCSE Revision Guide

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Animal Farm (Grades 9–1) York Notes

George Orwell

Prepare for success with York Notes for GCSE: Animal Farm!

Using York Notes’ GCSE Study Notes and Revision Guide to Animal Farm will equip you with the skills, knowledge and understanding of George Orwell’s dystopian story needed to write high-scoring examination answers and essays.

GCSE English Literature examiners will award the highest marks for answers which demonstrate an understanding, supported by relevant quotes from the text, of aspects of the novel including the events, characters, themes and historical context. You might be asked, for example, to explore Squealer’s use of language and its influence on other characters, to explain the symbolic significance of the windmill, to compare and contrast the methods by which Napoleon and Snowball seek to achieve power or to explain how Orwell draws parallels between the hierarchy of Manor Farm’s animals and ‘real world’ social classes.

York Notes’ Animal Farm study guides, both printed and online, are designed to help you maximise your revision by providing detailed analyses of the text and key elements, useful contextual and background information and tools including sample exam questions and answers, essay plans and revision tips, equipping you with everything you need to gain the highest grade you can in your GCSE English exam.

Print Edition information: Paperback, 88 pages, ISBN 9781447982135

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NEW York Notes for GCSE are fully tailored to the new GCSE exams. If you're studying Animal Farm for your English Literature GCSE and are sitting your exam in 2017 or beyond, this is the study guide for you! York Notes Animal Farm revision guide will help you reach your full potential. Written by GCSE examiners and teachers to give you an expert understanding of the text and the exam, they include:

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Everything you need to help you learn, revise effectively and write the very best answers in your Animal Farm English Literature GCSE (Grades 9–1).


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