Paper 1 Letter to the Editor
ContextWednesday, 12 January, 2005, 12:00am
Paper 4 Part B Group Interaction
Be well prepared29 Dec 2004 - 12:00am
Paper 3 Part B - Formal and Informal Letters
From 1996 to 2004, there have been eight letters (five formal and three informal) tested. The table (right) will give you a better idea about format and style.
Style22 Dec 2004 - 12:00am
The following exercise is meant to familiarise you with some of the often-tested items, particularly in general and Open Cloze (Paper 2).
1. If parents leave their children unattended at home, they will put them in _________.
2. Fire broke _______ last night, but it was soon brought _________ control.1 Dec 2004 - 12:00am
Paper 2 Open Cloze
Steps and Skills
Study the title which may provide a hint about the theme of the passage
Browse through the passage to get the overall idea behind it
Read the lines carefully to determine what is missing in terms of the intended meaning24 Nov 2004 - 12:00am
Paper 1 Narration continued
While it is impossible to give detailed description of every character in your story, they must appear real and lively.
This can be done by using adjectives and adverbs to show their personal traits. Naming them is the simplest way to differentiate them.
Examples:10 Nov 2004 - 12:00am
Paper 4 Oral Examination 2
Exam tips for Part A, Task 213 Oct 2004 - 12:00am
Tenses play a very important role in the HKCEE English paper.15 Sep 2004 - 12:00am
Alfred Yiu is a graduate of the University of Hong Kong. He has 15 years' experience in tutoring students for HKCEE and A-level exams and has also written English textbooks.30 Jun 2004 - 12:00am
Alfred Yiu is here to help you get through your exams. A graduate of the University of Hong Kong, he has 15 years' experience in tutoring students for HKCEE and A-level exams and has also written English textbooks.23 Jun 2004 - 12:00am