writing for my dystopia!

Argument: Language shapes the way we think about and understand the world.

Show in this piece: that structuring language in specific ways reduces ‘learning’ to specific set of measured criteria

Background: ‘they’ have standardized English and have taken out the letter W from the language


Information about Exam 1: Exam 1 is usually taken after your second full year in The University. It measures your ability to read, comprehend, and respond to an informational text on a general-information topic. Your translation is going to be compared against benchmark responses and measure your accuracy and fluency. 

Instructions for Exam 1: 

This exam is the first of three formal exams required for successful completion of your degree as granted by The University. It assesses your ability to read a historical text in the Original English, comprehend its main point, and translate misspellings and unclear vocabulary into Standard English. The genre is informational text and its content is meant to assess your general ability at this stage in your learning. Failure to attain proficient status or higher entails re-taking the exam in one year’s time.

Information about Exam 2: This exam is usually taken after your fourth full year in The University It measures your ability to read, comprehend, and respond to an informational text in your Domain Area. Your translation is going to be compared against benchmark scores 

Instructions for Exam 2: 

This exam is the second of three formal exams that your successful completion of a degree from The University. It assesses your ability to read a historical text in the Original English, comprehend its main point, and translate misspellings, unclear vocabulary, and authorial craft into Standard English. It is an informational text in your specialized content area and is meant to assess your readiness for the next level of education. Failure to attain proficient status or higher entails re-taking the exam in one year’s time.

Information about Exam 3:

Instructions for Exam 3: 

This exam is the second of three formal exams that your successful completion of a degree from The University.

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