Flashcards in Exam Technique Deck (11)
Part a) Introduction starting sentence
Taken as a set, the sources strongly/partially suggest
Part a) paragraph 1
Sources.....both strongly/partially agree that.....
Then refer to the sources in detailed Cross reference:
Part a) after XR
The context/provenance of this sources(es).....add/subtract to its/their weight as evidence because......
Part a) how to start paragraph 2
source(es)...... Do not/oppose the claim that....
Then repeat as for paragraph 1
Part a) conclusion (3)
As a set, although on balance mostly agree/disagree that...
They cannot fully support the claim because...
However, they do go for enough to suggest....
Part b) introduction (3)
My own knowledge can to some extent support the argument that..
This is also to some extent supported by historians in sources..... However, there is also evidence to support the counter argument that.....
My view is.....
Part b) paragraph 1 (3)
There is much evidence to suggest that...
This is supported by the fact that....
Part b) second half of paragraph 1
Repeat for another source
The claim in the question can therefore, to some extent be supported...
However the evidence can also give support to the view that
Part b) paragraph 2
Same first part as paragraph 1
Part b) paragraph 2 end
The claim in the question can therefore, to some extent be challenged.......
However the counter claim is not completely satisfactory because