It’s true. There are a few formulas that SPM examiners have been using to grade our essays. It’s not just the marking scheme. It’s a few simple mathematical equations to help everyone score. Continue reading
Section A (1): Critical Appreciation
Contrast is a rhetorical device through which writers identify differences between two subjects, places, persons, things or ideas.
When We Met
Noel is shy. Despite being a prince charming, he’s always hiding behind his long hair bangs and his saggy clothes. He doesn’t speak normally and he doesn’t look at anyone in the eyes.
Christine is outgoing. She speaks what comes to her mind and never feels uncomfortable in front of others. She’s what you call a social butterfly. Continue reading
What is happiness? To me it is that tingling sensation as flecks of light and joy fall upon our contented visage, like golden rays of sunshine on freshly-mowed lawns in the summer. It is a sense of exhilaration and excitement felt from minute dabs of vibrant colours on life’s canvas, assembling masterpieces of dazzling palettes to replace the monochromatic dull greys of our banal existence.
AU REVOIR UPPER SIXES 2017
Au revoir to those who welcomed us,
Through those doors with such superfluous
enthusiasm – from orientation running Continue reading
A 100-word Speed-Poem
My dusty mailbox has a letter,
an actual letter not the usual newsletter, Continue reading