NARRATIVE TECHNIQUES NARRATION You must be aware that telling a story is a complex negotiation between author and reader, involving the artificial creation of a temporary reality. The skilful reader is both inside this reality, responding to it – and outside, observing it. Narration, the telling of a story, demands that the reader falls into…


While the Paper 2 essay only takes 1.5 hours at SL and 2 hours at HL, in fact you can spend hours preparing for it. Good preparation will ensure that every minute of the exam is used wisely. We recommend you see the ‘skills’ page for further explanation on how one develops the necessary skills….