Extended ending to “The Necklace”

August 10, 2020 0

     Matilda couldn’t trust her ears, “I have spent my whole life for the necklace, how is it possible for the necklace to be fake?” Her blood boiled, eyes seemed like turning into a fierce furry tiger, roaring at Mrs. Forester. “Well, calm your nerves down first.” Mrs. Forester laughed, with a spar.........

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Extended ending to “The Necklace”

August 10, 2020 0

Matilda was so shocked her jaw dropped to the ground. "It's fakeyou say?" Matilda breathed out. “I can’t believe you never told me!”

Mrs. Forester replied nonchalantly, “Well, technically you never asked.”

Matilda sighed. “I can’t believe I actually spent a decade paying thdebt when the necklace was.........

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Extended ending to “The Necklace”

August 10, 2020 0

It wanot worth more than five hundred francs.

After Jeanne Forester had uttered those wordsMrs. Loisel felt nothing and everything. Nothing, because she was so tired othe trouble the necklace had stirred up for the past decade. Everythingbecause all she had done— all the washing and floor-scrubbi.........

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The pros and cons of studying abroad

August 10, 2020 0

Studying abroad is an option of educatioconsidered by some students. Some may think that it would be beneficial to thewhilst others think that studying in Hong Kong is the same or even better thastudying abroad. To help decide whether to study abroad, this essay wilinclude some major pros and co.........

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The pros and cons of studying abroad

August 10, 2020 0

Studying abroad has become more and more common amongst form students, yet I wonder if studying abroad does better than harm to secondarthree students? This essay will be introducing the pros and cons of studyinabroad.

First of all, studyinabroad allows students to gain more exposure to different.........

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The pros and cons of e-learning

August 10, 2020 0

Due to the recent outbreak of Covid-19, many schools around the world have started using online lessons during school suspension to help students continue learning during the pandemic. However, many teachers and students alike are doubting the effectiveness of online learning. In this essay, I am go.........

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The pros and cons of e-learning

August 10, 2020 0

Due to the Covid-19 pandemicschool has resorted to online learning. E-learning, or online learningcertainly provided a substitute platform for education, and it obviously haits own advantages and disadvantages when compared with traditional learning.

Firstly, e-learning is morconvenient than trad.........

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The pros and cons of e-learning

August 10, 2020 0

Recently, Hong Kong is under thextreme circumstances under the demanding depression of the coronavirus, in thoverwhelming days, the study couldn’t be stopped, and it gives rise to a nestage of learning—e-learning. For the first time, a significant number oschools adapted the device of google cla.........

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Extended ending to “The Necklace”

August 10, 2020 0

'I beg your pardon?' Matilda was frozen, and her eyewidened.

After a few seconds of awkward silence, Matilda gave wry smile. She felt like crying, but no tears were coming out from her fatigueeyes.

'Oh, dear. It must have been tough for you in the pasten years.' Jeanne cuddled her. Despite the kin.........

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Movie Review – Secondhand Lions

August 10, 2020 0

Secondhand lionis an adventure comedy set in Texas during a summevacation, starring Michael Caine, Robert Duvall and Haley Joel Osment. Theicharacter was Garth, Hub and Walter respectively. The director of this movie iTim McCanlies. He often directs comedy. He has directeDancer, Texas Pop. 8which is a comed.........

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Movie Review – Secondhand Lions

August 10, 2020 0

 “Secondhand Lions” is a funny and touching family film set in a remote place in America in the mid-2tcenturies. A child, Walter, starts his new life living with his two uncles who were a bachelor throughout the summer unwillingly. This movie was written and directed by Tim McCanlies. He was obses.........

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E-learning — Is it better than face-to-face learning?

August 10, 2020 0

Owing to class suspension, a new form of learning has emerged so that we will not fall behind. We have online teaching videos instead of normal lessons. We have meetings to resemble sessions in which we interact with our teachers. We use various platforms to distribute learning resources and submit .........

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The pros and cons of studying abroad

August 10, 2020 0

Nowadays, many students plan to study abroaafter completing Secondary Three. Some may think that studying abroad cabroaden their horizons and experience the foreign culture, but still some mathink that they may encounter many difficulties. In this essay, I am going to illustrate thadvantages and.........

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Movie Review – Secondhand Lions

August 10, 2020 0

Secondhand Lions is about a boy called Walteand his uncles, Garth and Hub. The movie is set in the 1960s, in a countrside. The director of this film is Tim McCanlies, he is a director and screenwriter. He is best known as directing Secondhand Lions and writing thscreenplay for The Iron Giant. An.........

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Should dog eating be banned?

August 10, 2020 0

DeaEditor

am writing to express my opinion about dog-eating which is referring to youarticle you have posted in the SCMP recently. In my view, as dog-eating havbecome very popular for a few years, it means that many dogs arsacrificed. I agree that dog-eatinshould be banned.

First and foremost, .........

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Let’s rise by lifting others

August 10, 2020 0

Hi everyone, I am Lee Mei Wai from 2C. am grateful that I can share all my voluntary experiences with Carmelians here.Since the beginning of the year, I have been taking part in the school'volunteer team called "CarmelCare" as the chairperson. Our teams' aiis to help the needy, animals and help p.........

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Must students learn to play at least one musical instrument?

August 10, 2020 0

Nowadays, a lot of children play musicainstruments. Some of them like musivery much and play very well while some may be forced to learn. I don’t think all students must learn to plaat least one musical instrument.

First of all, children should have theifreedom of choice. They should havfreedom .........

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Must students learn to play at least one musical instrument?

August 10, 2020 0

Can you imagine your life without music? As more and more people around ustarted to learn different musical instruments, we started to grow interest imusic and in different musical instruments. But still, many people learmusical instruments simply because their family forced them to. Nevertheless.........

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My life during class suspension

August 10, 2020 0

Once the world was hit by the coronavirus, it brought a loaof changes, challenges, and opportunities to people of all ages. Some elderlwere affected in terms of their daily exercise. Some adults worked from homand were granted more time to try new things. Some students have difficultkeeping up w.........

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Should online learning replace face-to-face learning?

August 10, 2020 0

Dear Editor

I am writing texpress my opinion about whether online learning should replace face-to-faclearning. I disagree with this statement and I believe that both onlinlearning and face-to-face learning should co-exist, none of them should breplaced by another. Since I have experienced online.........

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Healing one’s heart in the new decade

August 10, 2020 0

“The time now is eleven forty.Twenty minutes later we will enter the New Year!” Said the news reporter.

This was the brightest New Year’s Eve ever ithe recent years in New York City. All the lights were on, all the shops weropen, all the people were awake…The city was filled with joy and excitement.........

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Must students learn to play at least one musical instrument?

August 10, 2020 0

If you randomly ask some children on thstreet whether they know how to play a musical instrument or not, eight (onine) out of ten will reply with a “yes”. Piano, violin, flute, cello, doublbase, drum, trumpet… These musical instruments can be found in nowadaychildren’s houses. In the past, not a.........

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Should secondary school students go online dating?

August 10, 2020 0

Have you eveheard of ‘online dating’? It means we share our personal information such aage, gender and hobbies online and wait for a match by the internet or an app.Online dating becomes popular in recent years since it is convenient as we cadate with others at home using a computer. However, I t.........

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Extended ending to “Talk to me”

August 10, 2020 0

Since then, Maria didn’t even say a word that was related to Brian.Although she didn’t say, she still missed him very much. When she was sleepingshe dreamt about Brian and her meeting. She saw a boy wear a red T-shirt, blujeans and a pair of yellow sneakers who was standing near the McDonald’s. Sh.........

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Identity verification – a necessary evil

January 6, 2020 0

Havyou ever logged onto a game to have some fun for a while, but then when yologged off, you realized a few hours have passed? As games are designed to baddictive, it is easy for people, especially youngsters, to fall prey taddiction. As children lack self-control and time management skills, the.........

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Unequal Education Opportunities

January 6, 2020 0

It is of public consensus that poverty is one of the most serious problem faced by Hong Kong. Beneath the glamour as praised by the international community, there lies an M-shaped structured society, literally meaning the widening income gap. Although the government seems to have played its role to .........

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The Mystery of the Aliens

December 23, 2019 0

It was a stormy night. The wind was howling loudly and the rain was pouring. Someone was knocking on the door. I thought that it was just the wind, so I ignored it and continued watching TV lazily on my relaxing sofa.

Soon, someone knocked again. This time, I became a lot more cautious. ‘Why would an.........

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The Magical Soup

December 23, 2019 0

It was a stormy night. The wind was howling loudly and. The rain was pouring. Someone was knocking on the door. I was a Form 1 student, lying on my bed and trying to sleep. It was probably my brother knocking on my door. When I opened my door, I was shocked. A dwarf was outside. He was dressed in b.........

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A Magical Night

December 23, 2019 0

It was a stormy night. The wind was howling loudly and the rain was pouring. Someone was knocking on the door. I jumped down from the sofa and opened the door.

I was a home-alone child. My parents had to go to work until midnight every day. I didn't have a brother or sister or a maid, so I had traine.........

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The Incredible Spy X

December 23, 2019 0

It was a stormy night. The wind was howling loudly and the rain was pouring. Someone was knocking on the door. I walked towards the door and opened it. In front of me was a man, a tall man and his face was a bit scary. Then, I looked closer. No, that was not just a man, he was my target, my assassin.........

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