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Tycoon Li Ka-shing’s charity will give HK$5,000 cash to students in remote districts sitting the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) examination in 2018.
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Haunted by the thought of dictionaries and grammar drills? Fear not: there may be an easier and more effective way to improve your language skills.
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Most HKDSE students are happy with their subjects, but some 40 per cent have though about axing one.
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For students planning their future, the Vocational Training Council’s scheme allows them to get real-life work experience and a salary while they study for their degree.
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The first written HKDSE exam starts tomorrow, but what can you do to prevent yourself from making any careless mistakes in the run-up to your own assessments?
1. Kan’s grandfather  2. B 3. the low pay, long working hours and uncertain future  4. D 5. work all day and all night without stopping 
Jessica and Arthur used to work together, and now meet for dinner once a month. This time, Jessica has an amazing story to share.
Jessica and Arthur used to work together, and now meet for dinner once a month. This time, Jessica has an amazing story to share.
1. (i) perennial (ii) sluggish (iii) notoriously 2. (i) sluggish consumer spending     (ii) deaths caused by overworking/long working hours 3. An extra 10,000 yen 4. B
The DSE English listening exam is coming up, but there’s no need to panic, or strain your ears. Simply follow our handy tips from the pros for acing the test.
1. prevalence 2. (i) NG (ii) T (iii) F 3. Acupuncture   4. severe pain caused by trapped wind, suffered by young babies
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