Leaving Cert English - Language Skills

Leaving Cert English - Language Skills
  • Comprehension- how to prepare for all three sections; the general understanding, the delivery, timing, volume of information required.
  • Special attention to the style question. Key vocabulary required, how to recognise style elements and how they improve the text given.
  • Recognising and writing in different language genres; Language of Argument, Narrative writing, Persuasive writing, Aesthetic writing etc.
  • Functional Writing- exposure to quality texts. How to create a H1 effort. Structure- explanation of and adherence to IFCR.
  • The highest mark earner on the paper- the 100m essay. Guidelines for the two year preparation for this essay.
  • A closer examination of the Personal Essay.
  • Ingredients for a quality Short Story.
  • What does a Descriptive Essay look like?
  • Preparing a quality Speech

Course Properties

Course date 18-01-2022 7:00 pm
End Date 18-01-2022 8:00 pm
Fee Free
Speaker Deirdre Carroll
Select Hours 1
Location Online


Sligo Education Centre

Contact details

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Address: IT Campus, Ballinode, Sligo 
Eir Code: F91 WFW9 
Phone: +353 71 9138700 
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