Secret Winning Tips for Creative Writing in PSLE

Many students approach creative writing without a strategy. After reading the composition question, students often race to pen whatever first comes to their mind. Although this reckless behavior can be attributed to the anxiety to complete the essay within the stipulated time given, many students simply have no winning strategies. The end product they produce…

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Pitfalls To Avoid in Your Narrative Essay

These are the most common plot holes student make in their narrative essay. Take heed of these hazards, and you’ll certainly improve your narrative writing. A character is unexpectedly in possession of knowledge or facts they were not in possession of earlier. A character behaves in a way not suggested by earlier actions or expressed…

Commonly Confused Words

Given that the English vocabulary has more than 1 million words, it is common for English language users to be confused with words that have similar meanings, sounds or spellings. To prevent such confusion, here is a compilation of the commonly confused words. This list is by no means exhaustive and it will be expanded regularly.…

Proposal Writing: Recommend a Bangkok trip during the December Holidays

Material suitability: Age 12 and above This article shares some useful suggestions on how to write an informative and insightful proposal to recommend an overseas trip during the school holidays. It is intentionally written in point form to ensure that all the task requirements are addressed and learning is made easier with full guidance. Task requirements: Recommend a Bangkok…

Model Essay Tips: An Adventure

Material suitability: Age 10 and above This article shares some useful suggestions on how to write an interesting essay packed with vivid descriptions about An Adventure. Story Planning  Weather Freezing, Snowing, Chilly, Wintry Raining, Inclement, Drizzling, Downpour, Shower, Stormy, Deluge Sunny, Scorching, Sweltering, Stifling, Suffocating, Searing Humid, Steamy, Sultry, Stuffy, Muggy, Clammy Foggy, Misty, Hazy, Smoky Characters Physical Attributes…

Different ways to say ‘Walk’

Stop using walk all the time! This article shares 46 synonyms of walk specially categorised to impress your teachers & readers! Words to describe walking quickly walking quickly in a specified direction march Words to describe walking slowly trail walking slowly with heavy steps (suggesting difficulty/effort) trudge plod slog stamp toil walking slowly at a relaxed pace amble stroll…