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Happiness, paraphrased (part II)

┬áDear students, Multi-lingualism may be overrated, but there really must be some reason (besides pragmatic/economic ones) why we do place value on abilities to translate. Yes, this is a follow-up on the previous post about the correlation between Translation (from … Continue reading

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Happiness, paraphrased.

I recall mentioning this idea of Translation abilities being a pretty good indicator of understanding/ comprehension. It was an AQ lesson on what it means to Explain the author’s claim/ argument, and dear students, you might recall trying to translate … Continue reading

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Stop the panic (Paper 2)

The wait (dread? anticipation?) is finally coming to an end tomorrow. Countdown to GP promos is less than 24 hrs. So what should you do? Well, what you should NOT do is panic. It is alarming how students,even the most … Continue reading

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AQ Exercises

This post is made at the request of some students. Here are a couple of (short) passages for AQ practice over the weekend! Passage 1: In this passage, Greely points out the negative consequences of greed. To what extent are … Continue reading

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Edited: P2 Assignments (yes; plural)

Assignment 1: Write TWO body paragraphs in response to the AQ. Use the template in the link below as a guide for planning your paragraphs. Type your TWO body paragraphs in MS Word, save as attachment and send it to … Continue reading

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