The Language Literature provides a framework for analysing language. It explores how writers use literary language to create literary texts, and helps students use language successfully in their own writing. Key features:; Covers key skills and topics, including structure, genre, narrative and narrators, representing talk and intertextuality; Offers a step-bystep guide to approaching the language of literary texts and structuring a response; Examples of literary texts are taken from a wide variety of periods and genres. Relevant AOs: Language: AO1, AO3, AO5 Literature: AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4, AO5 Language and Literature: AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4, AO5.
Adrian Beard was until recently Head of English at Gosforth High School and now works at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne. He is a Chief Examiner for AS/A Level English Literature.