Get any new words that you haven't heard before at your notebook . Refer the dictionary . If you're in my batch aka pt3 , you need to remember the poems , the novels . well i know it's kinda tricky to answer them but you need to read the articles , recount , talk or speech for the essays . Read 2 type of essay eg topic of article 1 article 2 . Read them and see the format , it guides you to know how the story goes . Hope it helps & the novel you always need to remember the theme , moral of the story & the character you admire .