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Maggie

It's just not fair!

Have you ever felt that something was really unfair? Listen to Ryan speaking to his friend, Maggie, about something he thinks was very unfair. Then answer these questions.

1 Who is Ryan complaining about?

A

B

C

Tuesday, 5 June, 2012, 12:00am

Fast and spurious

Hong Kong is famous for its fast pace of life. Before we know it, days, weeks, months and even years have hurtled by in a blur, leaving us musing: 'Wow, is it really May 2012 already? Where did all the time go?'

27 May 2012 - 12:00am

Do it yourself

Listen to five people talking about the do's and don'ts of DIY and then answer the questions.

1 What does Jenny think about people who do DIY as a hobby?

a. she thinks they save a lot of money

b. she doesn't understand them

c. she thinks they are boring

2 What does she do if something needs doing in her apartment?

18 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Family benefits

Some people are programmed completely differently to the rest of their family, but sometimes, genetics are just too strong. Maggie and Annie Ford Danielson, daughters of Benefit cosmetics co-founder Jean Ford, were in Hong Kong last week to celebrate the brand's five-year presence in the city.

18 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

It's all about Maggie, silly

You've seen her in comic books, on MSN, in flash games - and now Maggie, the cartoon persona of Maggie Lau Hoi-yan, is taking to the stage as a life-size, playful figurine in local shopping malls.

23 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

listening

Question 1 Can horses count?

Listen to this podcast about an animal study at a British university. Then look at the statements about what you have heard and write TRUE , FALSE or NOT GIVEN in the space provided.

1. The study was conducted a long time ago _______________

26 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Maggie's adventures a big hit

The colourful site features the adventures of Maggie and her fun-loving friends and family. Created by a local illustrator, Maggie is hugely popular with students, and her wide-eyed image graces many MSN dialogue boxes and wallpapers on their computers.

The site features 11 interactive games which show the bubbly Maggie in different real-life settings with her friends.

1 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

For Mills & Boon lovers only

Dancing at the Harvest Moon by K C McKinnon, Doubleday, $170 Baby-boomer girl Maggie meets boy Robert by a lake: first love. Maggie leaves nature-loving Robert and marries city-slicker lawyer Joe and has two kids.

31 Jan 1998 - 12:00am