HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: With no kings or queens, can Canto-pop find its star again? [October 31, 2017]
1. C 2. (i) plummeted (ii) shrinking (iii) veteran 3. The 1980s were a time of great economic prosperity./There was an economic boom in the 1980s./People had a lot of money in the 1980s.
JUST READ IT Answers: Where to get Hong Kong’s best fast-food fried chicken – and the worst [October 25, 2017]
1. fried chicken 2. (i) it shouldn’t be too oily (ii) the skin should be crisp (iii) the meat should be moist
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HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: China’s growing middle class lose appetite for instant noodles [September 19, 2017]
1. They are more health-conscious and want to pursue a healthier diet. 2. They provide quick delivery service. / They are easy to use. / It provides users with higher quality but inexpensive meals. 3. (i) T
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JUST READ IT Answers: What’s in Traditional Chinese Medicine? The Hong Kong Wetland Park has the answer [September 20, 2017]
1. (i) healing pimples (ii ) healing a sore throat 2. (i) four (ii ) What herbs and insects are used in Traditional Chinese Medicine, as well as what produce comes from the wetlands which we use it every day without knowing it.
JUST READ IT Answers: HK’s Lord of the Rings, gymnast Kelvin Ng Kiu-chung, is back and stronger than ever [September 13, 2017]
1. He tore the muscles in his shoulder three years ago. 2. B 3. He tore a ligament in his right knee a year into his recovery.
HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Having a helper leaves Hong Kong’s young lazy and spoilt [September 12, 2017]
1. C 2. any two of: rent, education and parental ambitions for children, too many maids 3. He says they expect other people to fix their problems/ He says they want to have everything laid out for them.