Recently I have read a post on students’ creative answers to teachers’ questions. They are really brilliant and I have quoted some of them as below. Enjoy! History: What ended in 1896? Expected answer: First Italo-Ethiopian War Student’s answer: 1895 Science: What is the strongest force on earth?… Read More
Jaye Lee graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), where she studied language acquisition and different topics of language. After graduation, she worked as a research assistant in CUHK on a speech-related project, which further deepened her knowledge of English.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don’t tell you what to see.
- B.A. The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Linguistics)
When do you celebrate? After getting a high mark in an exam? Or winning a prize in a competition? At a festival? On your birthday? Most people celebrate when something good happens in their life. However, have you ever celebrated something unpleasant, or celebrated even when nothing special happened? A… Read More
When I was young, despite the fact that I was a good speller, I actually didn’t know how to pronounce most of the words that I could spell! Consequently, I used not to be a good speaker since I couldn’t get the words out of my mouth! I didn’t understand how useful… Read More
When I was writing on this topic, I tried to think of the things that I treasured. Then one question came to my mind: ‘Is there anything that isn’t worth treasuring?’ We have always been told that we have to treasure our family, friends, health, lovers, etc. The reason is… Read More
For learning to be successful, I believe that students need to be equal partners in the learning process. Therefore, it is important to arouse students’ interest and let them bear the responsibility to learn. The former can be achieved by making classes interesting and allowing the flexibility in the lessons. Read More