English language & Composition involves a ton of rhetoric terms that
you have to know very well and be able to use; Not being intimately
familiar with the rhetoric usage will cost you dearly on the multiple choice.
English literature is more forgiving. You are required to have read a
smattering of books (and poetry) that you will have to use in your
essays. The multiple choice is relatively simpler (compared to English
Senioritis + English Language could be a lethal mixture ....hmmm maybe
that is why msot schools including mine insist on doing English Language
in Junior year and Literature inSenior year...