A letter to a friend

February 16, 2017 0
A reply letter to a frienDear RonnieI’ve just received your letter and I’m so glad that you seem to have a good time in Singapore.=You mentioned that you’ve read 30 books to brush up your English and it sounds nice. Still, do you remember the time when we were librarians? And I recommended you to.........Read More

A Tiny Me

December 8, 2016 0
One night, I was awakened by the sound of distant thunder. As I opened my I eyes, I was shocked. My bedroom became giant and I saw a weird UFO fly away from our house. I thought, 'Did the aliens transform me into a tiny human?Suddenly, I saw a mosquito. It was as big as a bird. I ran away at once a.........Read More

Harry Potter and me

December 8, 2016 0
One night, I was awakened by the sound of distant thunder. As I opened my eyes, I found that I was lying on the floor! All my sleepiness was gone. I stood up and immediately and tried to figure out where I was. I saw a lot of flying birds and a door in front of me. I touched my forehead .There’s a l.........Read More

Mystery Location

December 6, 2016 0
Near my school, Carmel Secondary School, there are malls, other secondary schools and so on. But there's one place that is quite mysterious yet I think it is quite noticeable too.I assure you that it is very close to my school, a 5-minute walk will do. As you walk down the road, it is quite steep bu.........Read More

A BIG MONSTER

December 6, 2016 0
A Big Monster                                         One night, I was awakened by the sound of distant thunder. As I opened my eyes, I saw a big shadow on the wall and it was swinging. I was so afraid. However, I turned my head to the right slowly and looked outside the window. Oh! I saw a BIG MON.........Read More

A mystery place

December 1, 2016 0
There is a place near Carmel Secondary School and this place is well-known by all students, teachers and workers. This place is also very important to us.First, in the morning, we can usually see a lot of elderly sitting and chatting in this place. Some of them have breakfast in the Chinese restaura.........Read More

More and more people choose to work at home in Hong Kong. Write a letter to the editor discussing the benefits of having a home office and suggesting how it could be supported by government and companies.

November 16, 2016 0
Dear EditorImagine there is a mother of a new-born baby.After taking care of the baby for the whole night, she has to get up to work with insufficient rest the next day. Worse still, she has to worry about her little kid for the entire day, concerning whether he drinks milk punctually and eats adeq.........Read More

A necessary means to put an end to youth obesity

November 16, 2016 0
I recently came across an article in the Kowloon Voice calling for a ban on soft drinks for children under the age of 12 in Hong Kong. It is indeed invigorating to see that there are sensible citizens in Hong Kong who are aware of the ever-worsening problem of obesity among our youth. The fact that .........Read More

The Education Bureau’s decision to end the Chinese and English extensive reading scheme grants has been criticized by many headmasters of secondary schools. As a student, you feel strongly that reading is crucial and should be promoted more. You have decided to write a letter to the editor giving your opinion on the issue.

November 15, 2016 0
Dear EditorI am writing to express my opinion on the decision recently made by the Education Bureau to end the Chinese and English extensive reading scheme(ERS) grants. Echoing with my headmasters of secondary schools, I strongly oppose the scrapping of the grants. It is certainly an unwise act to .........Read More

Learning English through Drama

November 15, 2016 0
Dear JaneIt’s been so long since I last saw you. Oh gosh, you have no idea how bad I have missed you. So how are you doing in Toronto? Is the neighbourhood there friendly or welcoming? Speaking of neighbourhood, I’ve got to tell you something.Remember how we used to you know, just hang out and wand.........Read More

Poems

November 15, 2016 0
RIBBOed is its colouwear it in winteecause of my uniforrings beautn thingo one hates iGreeis the colour of iWrestling in the foresA bit of sunlight then it growSmall and littlShaking but never falls in the winANGELngelic girl like yoothing you need to do ahead on your colour.........Read More

It has been reported that Hong Kong has the biggest poverty gap in the world. Write a letter to the editor to give reasons for the problem, and suggest various ways for the government and charities to help the poor.

October 7, 2016 0
Dear EditorWhen people think of Hong Kong, what naturally comes to mind are its glamorous skyscrapers, breathtaking sceneries and most importantly, thriving economy. However, little do people know that underneath this facade lies an inconvenient truth, that millions of people in Hong Kong are still.........Read More

Schools need grants for reading

October 7, 2016 0
Dear EditorI am a local secondary school's student and I am writing to express my opinion concerning the Education Bureau's decision to end the Chinese and English extensive reading scheme grants starting from this school year.As a student, I feel strongly that reading is beneficial to us and shoul.........Read More

How can I let Miss Shih remember me?

October 4, 2016 0
Miss Shih is my English teacher this year. My first impression of her is that she is very enthusiastic, has a sense of humour and is very beautiful. As I have this memory of her, I hope she can remember me too.First of all, I have no pretty looks or a smart brain. People's first impression of me mos.........Read More

How can I help Miss Shih remember me?

October 1, 2016 0
How can I help Miss Shih remember me? That’s a good question. Well, there are two ways: the first one requires a pair of sharp eyes and a good memory while the second one requires determination.So, what is the first method? Well, if you look closer, you will find that my face is a little bit differe.........Read More
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