A sample answer to the AQA 2019 GCSE English Literature question for A Christmas Carol.
This 1000 word sample answer has been written to reflect the highler levels of GCSE mark scheme and would achieve between 26-30 marks (Level 6).
The question used is:
Starting with this extract, explore how Dickens uses the ghosts to help Scrooge change his attitudes and behaviour.
• how Dickens uses Marley’s Ghost in this extract
• how Dickens uses the ghosts to help Scrooge change his attitudes and behaviour in the novel as a whole.