GCE N LEVEL PART ONE COMPOSITIONSDISCURSIVE –DESCRIPTIVE –PERSUASIVEESSAYS
6. Living environment is good. We1. I feel proud about 7. Singapore has been have planted many trees in our citesSingapore because my recently ranked seventeenth and housing estates. Rubbishfamily and I live here. We out of twenty most liveable collection is efficient and the sewagefeel safe and secure. We cities in the world. Good system is world class. We have a lowfeel that we can build our health care. Good crime rate and well-developedfuture here together. transportation system. Good neighbourhood watch system. urban planning.2. AlthoughSingapore has limitedresources, it had 5. Close to ninety percent ofgrown from a third Singaporeans live in our own houses.world country into a We have free to choose the type ofdeveloped nation housing according to how much we canwithin a span of fifty afford. Anybody who wants to work isyears. Write about some of able to get a job of his or her choice. the things which Education standards are high. Cost of living is reasonable but standard of make you feel living is amongst the highest in Asia and3. Although an proud of your comparable to other developed countries in the world.immigrant society, wehave people from all country.over the world who areable to live peacefully 4. We have four officialand harmoniously with languages –English, Mandarin,one another. Malay and Tamil. Singaporeans accept and use English as the language of communication and business amongst ourselves.
Quality of the living International long-haul connections environment, housing with a well-managed, thoughtfully choices, access to nature designed airport and key environmental initiatives in urban planning. Cost and quality ofLow crime rates in relation to public transportmurders and domesticburglaries What makesQuality of education and health Singapore acare great city Personal safety when state? walking on the streets at night. Hours of sunshine and average temperature Level of social harmony, Availability of communications and acceptance and tolerance, which connectivity includes a positive climate for ethnic diversity, the employment of women etc.
Other factors: easy accessibility. Inexpensive. Near to good food Is it true that centres. if you didn’t Near to business districts, Chinatown, Bugis Junction and visit the so on. river, you had never been to What is Singapore? its Explain why a historical tourist would value? find What is it a Singapore River an must-visit interesting destination? area to visit.What is itscurrentimportance? What can one In what gain from the ways is it visit? an interesting place?
In parent-child talk, Styles of parenting: how skilfully does the Is it adaptive to parent listen to the child’s needs or does child? it remain static? Awareness of child’s stagesIs communicationchannel always What makes a of physical andopen between mentalparent and child? good parent? developmentWhat does aparent do for Values andhis/her child/ren? Amount of contact beliefs shared or interaction with child/ren time spent with child/ren.
The physical Do students feel that environment ofStudents’ attitude they own their the classroom.Towards one classroom? Space andanother in class layout effectiveness.Students’ relationship Cleanliness.with teachers Sunshine. What makes Adaptability.Do students and teachers a vibrant Multiple-usage. classroom?understand their respectiveresponsibilities? Are theymotivated to carry them out?Do they understand their goalsand objectives? Teachers’ input –What do I mean Students’ input – efforts andby a “vibrant” efforts and contributions toclassroom? contributions to make studentsWhat do I expect make classroom study and learnto find in one? activities during lessons meaningful.
If I get to meet people whom I would not meet during school days. If I get to use my time and money interestingly and If I get to do meaningfully. What would things which I do not do during you consider to school days. be a vacation well-spent?If I get tospend my If I am free If I visit a placevacation my from any stress which I reallyfamily/ friends/ or pressure like visiting – anspecial ones. and can truly overseas spend time destination doing nothing.
An atmosphere or shopping experience unique to itself which others cannot copy or duplicate. It should organize seasonal or timely social activities for visitors to Competitive return to it repeatedly. pricing and reliable What are some shopkeepers Always upgrading its of the facilities and events characteristics of a successful shopping centre Good mix of in your country? shops,Understand shoppers’ psychology facilities andand make it top priority to attractthem to visit. space for families and other It should be easily Good shops selling shoppers accessible by public transport. Wide-ranging, fashionable, latest merchandise and services.
Listen to his or her requests if there is any. Then act on Go to iconic places of interest – it so that there is no Unique ones only. One or two will do. misunderstanding or e.g. Chinatown, Bugis Street or Little India disappointment. Have short mealsIdentify your pen pal: Suggest how your outside: savour localAge pen pal may food from theNationality spend a different races.Gender meaningful one day stopover visit to Singapore. Take the public Invite him to transport have a meal - Buses and MRT. with me and Let him mingle with my family. Take him to the HDB the local crowds. heartlands – my town: visit the wet markets, hawker centres, community facilities
Always be willing to ask when in doubt. Start with your wardrobe: Look into the mirror and be What do you actually wear honest with yourself. versus what you would like to wear. Window shopping during your free time to explore optionsLearn about colours – Whenyou combine colours, you get How does Discuss withsurprising tones one cultivate other a taste for interested teens on fashion Keen observation of how other teens fashion? dress on different occasions. See and Keep yourself determine who physically dresses right and ask yourself why so. Read up magazines for and mentally fit fashion tips suitable to your by regular age group to be informed. exercises.
Consult your parents Or teachers In each subject, do you list up the whether in topics which need more time toRevision requires doubt prepare and which do not? Whata quiet / conducive methods are more effective thanenvironment- How do you others to tackle such topics.set about creating one?Are you What makes an effectivemotivated? study plan in your Self-motivation preparations for the and examinations? continual monitoring Time frame of progress. for revision? Plan realistically. Range of Individual Start early. Subjects or Group? Be prepared to prioritize. to cover Stay healthy. Be focused.
Go to some of the nightspots – Clarke Quay, Boat Quay, Take him to the Robertson Quay. See how National Museum – Singaporeans celebrate History of Singapore at night. How would you plan an itinerary for a Take him to iconic backpacker friend places of interest – who is stopping overTake him to the in Singapore on its IstanaNational Day Parade National Day? Invite your friends to meet him Take him to the city so that he/she has the opportunities area / business district to talk to our young people. to soak in the atmosphere