Prepare for success with York Notes for GCSE: The Merchant of Venice!
Using York Notes’ GCSE Study Notes and Revision Guide to The Merchant of Venice will equip you with the skills, knowledge and understanding of William Shakespeare’s play 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 quotations from the text, of aspects of the play including the events, characters, themes and historical context. You might be asked, for example, to refer in depth to main and minor events and how they contribute to the development of the plot, or explain how Shakespeare has carefully ordered or revealed events for particular effects or to analyse in detail the way themes are developed and presented across the play. York Notes’ The Merchant of Venice study guide is 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 9781292236872
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|Pub Date||March 2018|