HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Autistic hosts take to the airwaves on RTHK to raise awareness of the disorders in Hong Kong [October 9, 2018]
1. C 2. A 3. D 4. It’s hard to find people with autism to come on the show [1 mark] / because some of them are too shy or don’t think it’s important to talk about autism [1 mark]
JUST READ IT Answers: Wearable monitors can help your heart, if you know your device [October 3, 2018]
1. skyrocketed 2. (a) F (b) T (c) NG (d) T 3. (i) relay (ii) foolproof (iii) fluctuate
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Veganism: it's not just about what you eat, but an entire way of life [October 2, 2018]
1. B 2. C 3. People on the internet who criticise new vegans asking questions about veganism [1 mark] // and say they aren’t “vegan enough” [1 mark]
JUST READ IT Answers: Hotels in space – the final frontier for luxury travel or pure science fiction? [September 26, 2018]
1. in its infancy 2. an orbital tourist vehicle 3. training, astronaut certification, first-class round trip airfare, five-star accommodation to the launch site, a ride in a rocket
JUST READ IT Answers: Evidence for Chinese view that video games cause childhood myopia is lacking, doctors say [September 19, 2018]
1. Blight 2.Video games 3. College students, post-literate societies and people who frequently use microscopes.
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: The latest natural therapy: how Japanese forest bathing gets you back in touch with yourself and mother earth [September 18, 2018]
1. (i) T (ii) T (iii) NG 2. brings about 3. C 4. C 5. D
JUST READ IT Answers: Woodblock printer celebrates power of an enduring art form [September 12, 2018]
1. monochrome 2. woodblock printing 3. To “strike a chord with”/make the art form more popular with/relevant to modern/contemporary society
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: If you want to be happy, is length, or quality of life more important? [September 11, 2018]
1. People scowl more than they smile and often feel stressed out, rather than cheerful and relaxed./They are described as angry/frustrated, not happy, and stressed out and exhausted, not cheerful and relaxed.
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HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: You can look like a vampire: skin whitening horror stories from the streets of Bangkok [September 4, 2018]
1. Having light skin 2. (i) metamorphose (ii) visibly (iii) papery