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Five ways writing book reviews builds skills for work

Chances are that you’ve written quite a few book reviews in your time. These tasks ask us to not only read a book, but to …

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Why do we study characters in English?

Being able to analyse and understand a character’s attributes, beliefs, and values is a really useful skill, because you will meet a huge range of …

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Three reasons why we still study Shakespeare

Ever wondered why we still study Shakespeare’s work, even though he died over 400 years ago? His plays and poems are still taught in classrooms …