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    english timing sulkhan

    can someone please give a guideline as to how much time i should spend on each section in paper one and paper two?!

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      granners

      Paper 1

      Reading- 30mins

      Personal writing- 1hour

      Functional writing- 30mins

      Media studies- 30mins

      Paper 2

      Drama-

      Unseen 15-20mins

      Studied 25-30mins

      Poetry-

      Unseen 15-20mins

      Studied 25-30mins

      Fiction-

      Unseen 15-20mins

      Studied 25-30 mins

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      tinash

      Paper 1.

      Section 1 Reading :30 minutes (40 marks)

      Section 2 Personal Writing : 60 minutes ( 70 marks)

      Section 3 Functional Writing: 30 minutes (30 marks)

      Section 4 Media:30 minutes (40 marks)

      Paper 2.

      Section 1 Drama: 45 minutes (60 marks)

      Section 2 Poetry: 45 minutes (60 marks)

      Section 3 Fiction: 45 minutes (60 marks)

      Allow 15 minutes at the end of the exam to check over your work.

      Good luck! :)

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      Kavya Ann Regi

      Paper 1:

      Section 1 Reading :30 minutes. This is worth 40 marks.

      Section 2 Personal Writing : 60 minutes. This is worth 70 marks. VERY IMPORTANT question!!!!

      Section 3 Functional Writing: 30 minutes. This is worth 30 marks and is the question that is worth least marks.

      Section 4 Media:30 minutes. This worth 40 marks

      Paper 2:

      Section 1 Drama: 45 minutes. This is worth 60 marks.

      Section 2 Poetry: 45 minutes.This is 60 marks.

      Section 3 Fiction: 45 minutes .This is 60 marks.

      Allow 15 minutes at the end of the exam to look over your work.

      Hope that this will help you and the very best of luck on June. I am in the same situation as you :)

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      sulkhan

      thank you guys so much!

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