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  • Better English includes the Higher Reaches and Study Buddy pages, which appear in Young Post on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, respectively.
  • These pages feature exercises designed to help you improve your English.
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  • Better English includes the Higher Reaches and Study Buddy pages, which appear in Young Post on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, respectively.
  • These pages feature exercises designed to help you improve your English.
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  • A 'Young Post' reporter describes life inside a government Covid-19 quarantine camp
  • Make sure to check out the answers and script as well
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  • A 'Young Post' reporter describes life inside a government Covid-19 quarantine camp
  • Now check your answers!
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  • A 'Young Post' reporter describes life inside a government Covid-19 quarantine camp
  • If you need extra help with this week’s story, you can read the script
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Samsung, the company started by Lee Byung-chul in 1938, is the largest corporation in South Korea today.

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  • While at secondary school, Abby Yuen had no idea what she wanted to do.
  • Some time off from studying helped her find a part-time career, and decide on an academic path that was right for her
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Skateboarding artist Mohsan Lin cemented his sense of identity and learned to be independent in his year off from studies

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Read how Yasmin’s experiences during her year off helped prepare her for studying, and for a thriving career

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As Gen Z competes for jobs with advanced machines, communication abilities like listening and relationship building will help them get ahead

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Whether your grades weren't what you hoped for, or you've simply always wanted a more practical career, there are plenty of other tertiary education opportunities

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From serving customers at a fast food joint to making cold calls for a public opinion programme, these not-so-fun jobs taught some valuable lessons

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HK hospitals aren’t just overcrowded with patients, they’re understaffed, too. We spoke to three students about why they want to become nurses.

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Medical students in Hong Kong spend years preparing for the day when they will finally begin their on-the-job training. Here's why getting out of the lab is so important

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Events

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  • Practice papers are one of the best ways to prepare for a major exam
  • Sitting the test in real exam conditions is an even better way to get ready for the DSE
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  • We are arranging a second round of mock exams to help you prepare for this compulsory subject
  • Given the class suspension and social distancing, it will be hosted via Zoom
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This hackathon-style challenge offers a rare chance for local STEM students to work with their overseas counterpart

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This is a chance for like-minded STEM students to join forces and solve real-life problems

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The hackathon-style competition challenged local and overseas secondary students to pitch their best ideas on how to combat ocean pollution

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Top designs include a robot that collects waste on beaches, and a prototype that filters pollutants from seawater

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// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES Answers: He couldn’t tell they were Chinese: dying Chinatown of Havana, Cuba, documented in US-based photographer’s exhibition [June 2, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: Hong Kong’s pizza chefs get creative...with mixed results
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: Hong Kong’s pizza chefs get creative...with mixed results
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Hong Kong’s pizza chefs get creative...with mixed results
// English exercises
VOCAB ANSWERS: Speak your mind [June 1, 2020]
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY ANSWERS: Chinese diners’ taste for spice blurring regional cuisines [May 27, 2020]
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Quick-thinking Chinese entrepreneurs expand beauty and fashion businesses online during coronavirus lockdowns [May 26, 2020]
// Listening scripts
Life in a Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine centre
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Life in a Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine centre [May 25, 2020]
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: Life in a Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine centre [May 25, 2020]
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES Answers: He couldn’t tell they were Chinese: dying Chinatown of Havana, Cuba, documented in US-based photographer’s exhibition [June 2, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: Hong Kong’s pizza chefs get creative...with mixed results
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: Hong Kong’s pizza chefs get creative...with mixed results
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Hong Kong’s pizza chefs get creative...with mixed results
// English exercises
VOCAB ANSWERS: Speak your mind [June 1, 2020]
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY ANSWERS: Chinese diners’ taste for spice blurring regional cuisines [May 27, 2020]
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Quick-thinking Chinese entrepreneurs expand beauty and fashion businesses online during coronavirus lockdowns [May 26, 2020]
// Listening scripts
Life in a Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine centre
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Life in a Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine centre [May 25, 2020]
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: Life in a Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine centre [May 25, 2020]
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: Rise of Samsung
// Books
Taika Waititi and Chris Hemsworth team up for charity read-along
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES: Skin whitening and the prejudice against dark skin [May 19, 2020]
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: I tried to become TikTok famous in 5 days [May 18, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: I tried to become TikTok famous in 5 days [May 18, 2020]
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: I tried to become TikTok famous in 5 days [May 18, 2020]
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: To ace the economics exam, 'go in with a plan', say tutors
// Books
Stephen Fry takes Chapter 4 of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
// Books
Eddie Redmayne reads Harry Potter!
// Entertainment
'Cursed Child' star reads Chapter 2 of The Sorcerer's Stone
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: Rise of Samsung
// Books
Taika Waititi and Chris Hemsworth team up for charity read-along
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES: Skin whitening and the prejudice against dark skin [May 19, 2020]
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: I tried to become TikTok famous in 5 days [May 18, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: I tried to become TikTok famous in 5 days [May 18, 2020]
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: I tried to become TikTok famous in 5 days [May 18, 2020]
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: To ace the economics exam, 'go in with a plan', say tutors
// Books
Stephen Fry takes Chapter 4 of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
// Books
Eddie Redmayne reads Harry Potter!
// Entertainment
'Cursed Child' star reads Chapter 2 of The Sorcerer's Stone
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY: How to stop a coronavirus face mask from fogging up your glasses [May 13, 2020]
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: Geography exam tips and last-minute advice
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES: ‘Zoom fatigue’: Bad dreams, more stress and nowhere to hide [May 12, 2020]
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Meet the world’s youngest DJ: 4-year-old Archie Norbury [May 11, 2020]
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: Meet the world’s youngest DJ: 4-year-old Archie Norbury [May 11, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: Meet the world’s youngest DJ: 4-year-old Archie Norbury [May 11, 2020]
// Exam tips
How to tackle the Business, Accounting and Financial Studies DSE
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: Dad’s Twisted His Ankle
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY ANSWERS: Food science: should we believe anything we read about nutrition? [May 06, 2020]
// Learning Resources
HKDSE 2020: Top tips for the Biology exam
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY: How to stop a coronavirus face mask from fogging up your glasses [May 13, 2020]
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: Geography exam tips and last-minute advice
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES: ‘Zoom fatigue’: Bad dreams, more stress and nowhere to hide [May 12, 2020]
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Meet the world’s youngest DJ: 4-year-old Archie Norbury [May 11, 2020]
// Listening scripts
SCRIPT: Meet the world’s youngest DJ: 4-year-old Archie Norbury [May 11, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: Meet the world’s youngest DJ: 4-year-old Archie Norbury [May 11, 2020]
// Exam tips
How to tackle the Business, Accounting and Financial Studies DSE
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: Dad’s Twisted His Ankle
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY ANSWERS: Food science: should we believe anything we read about nutrition? [May 06, 2020]
// Learning Resources
HKDSE 2020: Top tips for the Biology exam
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: 60 metres down a rope is an ancient mini forest, and underground passage to see the ‘light of heaven’ [May 05, 2020]
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Ballet in the City [May 4, 2020]
// English exercises
SCRIPT: Ballet in the City [May 4, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: Ballet in the City [May 4, 2020]
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: Maths exam generally easier than 2019
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: Top test tips for the Physics exam
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: My Name Is Fowl. Artemis Fowl
// English exercises
SCRIPT: MaLa Project: Interview with Amelie Kang [April 27, 2020]
// English exercises
LISTENING ANSWERS: MaLa Project: Interview with Amelie Kang [April 27, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: MaLa Project: Interview with Amelie Kang [April 27, 2020]
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: 60 metres down a rope is an ancient mini forest, and underground passage to see the ‘light of heaven’ [May 05, 2020]
// Listening scripts
LISTENING ANSWERS: Ballet in the City [May 4, 2020]
// English exercises
SCRIPT: Ballet in the City [May 4, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: Ballet in the City [May 4, 2020]
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: Maths exam generally easier than 2019
// Exam tips
HKDSE 2020: Top test tips for the Physics exam
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: My Name Is Fowl. Artemis Fowl
// English exercises
SCRIPT: MaLa Project: Interview with Amelie Kang [April 27, 2020]
// English exercises
LISTENING ANSWERS: MaLa Project: Interview with Amelie Kang [April 27, 2020]
// Listening scripts
VIDEO: MaLa Project: Interview with Amelie Kang [April 27, 2020]
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: The coronavirus crisis is changing how we work, travel and shop. That might just save our planet [April 28, 2020]
// Learning Resources
Prepare to pass the HKDSE English with flying colours, with our mock exam
// Exam tips
HKDSE: English tutors give advice on the Listening and Integrated Skills exam
// Exam tips
HKDSE: Worried about that IES project? Here’s some tips on how to write a well-argued report
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY ANSWERS: Taipei in Taiwan rivals Japan for cherry blossom viewing, with stunning rural beauty and accessibility [April 22, 2020]
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: Rose is Leaving
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: PROMISES! PROMISES!
// Exam tips
HKDSE English exam: tips on how to ace the writing assessment
// Exam tips
2019 IGCSE top scorer in Global Perspectives shares his study tips
// Exam tips
Top tips for tackling the Maths HKDSE
// English exercises
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: The coronavirus crisis is changing how we work, travel and shop. That might just save our planet [April 28, 2020]
// Learning Resources
Prepare to pass the HKDSE English with flying colours, with our mock exam
// Exam tips
HKDSE: English tutors give advice on the Listening and Integrated Skills exam
// Exam tips
HKDSE: Worried about that IES project? Here’s some tips on how to write a well-argued report
// English exercises
STUDY BUDDY ANSWERS: Taipei in Taiwan rivals Japan for cherry blossom viewing, with stunning rural beauty and accessibility [April 22, 2020]
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: Rose is Leaving
// Listening scripts
5 Minute Listening: PROMISES! PROMISES!
// Exam tips
HKDSE English exam: tips on how to ace the writing assessment
// Exam tips
2019 IGCSE top scorer in Global Perspectives shares his study tips
// Exam tips
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