Summer Work for English consists of preliminary reading and some concise note-taking.
By completing this reading before you join us in September, you will help yourself to settle in and start your course quickly and effectively. Also, it will enable you to gain a first impression of some of the major topics you will be studying. We expect you to arrive having read the specified sections (see below) of these two books:
Both books are easily available in cheap second-hand editions online or at local libraries.
Task 1 (3 hours): For ‘Language Myths', read the following chapters:
Task 2 (2 hours)
You will be able you use these notes when you study the Child Language topic in Year 12
Please refer to these digital resources as part of your Summer Work preparation.
AQA ENGLISH LANGUAGE A LEVEL and AS DAN CLAYTON OUP