Exam tips

Idioms about countries, cities, citizens and their language can be useful to help you describe things better
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1. blindingly2. Yes. You could just go outside, gaze at the stars for 10 minutes, and then go back to the hotel, according to Lucy Christie3. things like shampoo, conditioner, body lotion and toothpaste
1. He discovered that American football players could suffer from a brain disorder previously found only in boxers. / His medical research put him on bad terms with one of America’s most powerful institutions, the NFL.
Brother’s devotion and teacher’s labour give boy the hand he lacked at birth
Why are Washington's most powerful women all wearing this jacket?
Ans Botha: 74-year-old who coached Wayde van Niekerk to 400m gold.
Expats flee New Delhi, where smog is even worse than Beijing’s.
2015 DSE top scorer Melody Tam offers tips on what students can do during the summer holidays to help them prepare for the Chinese and other exams.