Plan your prose answers in English. Having vocabulary that focuses precisely on the areas that tend to be discussed in the oral is important.
All these points need to be in some way factual. Then reread the questions, which will tell you which paragraph the answer is in. Try to view this method as less stressful than studying, as all you have to do is listen and write. Take a look at all the past questions and make sure you can answer them.
Next month: how to cope with Leaving Cert maths. If you do that in this question it can prove fatal.
Oral Walking the talk Dreaded by many and feared by the rest, the oral exam is the cause of many a restless night for the average Leaving Cert student. The essay is a bit of a lottery, so make sure you have the right ticket. You will need to learn that separately for these two poems.