How to understand texts

Find out what you need to do to work out what a text means.

What are facts and opinions?

What makes a fact different from an opinion and how can you tell the difference?

What does an author do?

Find out how an author decides what to write about in a story.

What is inference?

Inference is when you read between the lines and look for clues in a story.

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