Learning English – 英語小教室

【IELTS寫作範例】- Army

Some people think women should be allowed to join the army, the navy and the air force just like men. To what extent do you agree or disagree? People have different opinions about whether female figures could participate in tough environments such as the army, the navy and the air

【IELTS寫作範例】- 職業Career

Some people feel that certain workers like nurses, doctors and teachers are undervalued and should be paid more, especially when other people like film actors or company bosses are paid vast sums of money that are out of proportion to the importance of the work that they do. How far

【IELTS寫作範例】- 互聯網 Internet

It is generally believed that the Internet is an excellent means of communication but some people suggest that it may not be the best place to find information. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion. People have different opinions about the internet. I agree that the internet has

【IELTS寫作範例】- 教育Education

It is widely believed that children of different levels of intelligence should be taught together, while others think that more intelligent children should be taught separately. Discuss and present your own opinion. Some people believe that children should learn together regardless of their levels of intelligence, whereas others think that

【IELTS寫作範例】- 食物Food

In some countries, many people suffer from health problems due to overeating fast food. It is, therefore, necessary for governments to impose a higher tax on this kind of food. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion? It is true that gluttonizing junk food has raised

【IELTS寫作範例】- 玩具Toys

Some parents buy their children a large number of toys to play with. What are the advantages and disadvantages for the child of having a large number of toys? Children growing up deserve to have toys and some parents purchase innumerable ones to entertain their children. While some people believe that there are some

IELTS - Listening

IELTS攻略 – 如何溫習Listening

前往加拿大讀書的同學均需報考雅思(IELTS), 而雅思考試分為四大部份, 分別是說話, 聽力, 閱讀和寫作。 今日我們將會為大家主要講解聽力(listening)部份, 考試形式, 評分準則, 以及一些溫習和提升聽力的心得, 供各位同學參考! Listening 分為多少部份? 總共有4個Sections: Section 1: 兩人之間的日常對話, 語速不會太快 Section 2: 一個人的獨白, 以日常生活為主, 例如介紹景點, 產品推介等 Section 3: 四個人的對話, 話題通常圍繞着學業, 例如教授和學生談論有關功課的問題 Section 4: 一個人的獨白, 內容主要以學業為主, 類似大學演講, 用字比其他sections較深, 說話速度亦比較快, 同學需要一定的詞彙力 *Listening 考試時間為40分鐘, 30分鐘為錄音播放, 同學們有10分鐘鐘填寫答案。 題目類型: 分別有選擇題(MC), 配對(Matching), 填表(Plan, map, diagram labelling), 填充題(Sentence completion, 可以是句子一部份,

Skiing

在加拿大滑雪

如果身在加拿大的同學,便知道滑雪的季節即將來臨! 同學們除了可享受加拿大冬天的景色外,亦可參與不同的冬季活動,例如: 滑雪 (Skiing)、單板滑雪 (snowboarding) 、雪鞋行走 (snowshoeing)、滑冰 (skating)等等。 今天我們將為同學介紹進行冬季活動時,尤其滑雪時,所使用的英文及句子以供同學參考,希望大家也可以在這個美麗的季節享受其戶外活動! Where should I pickup my ski pass / lift ticket ? 我應該在哪裡領取我的滑雪通行證/纜車票? Do I need to pre book ski / snowboard equipment rentals or can I take care of my rentals on site? 我需否提前預訂滑雪/滑雪板租借用具,還是可以在現場直接租借便可? Where do I pickup my ski /

Staying at a hotel in Canada

入住在加拿大的酒店

不少打算前往加拿大讀書或工作的同學們,才剛到步時大多會訂下酒店或Airbnb,之後再尋找心儀的房屋。這次我們將會列出一些在酒店會使用的句子及詞彙,以供大家參考,希望可以幫助剛抵達的同學! 預訂酒店房間: I’m calling to see if there are any rooms available for two nights, from June 2nd to June 4th? 我打電話來看看從6月2日到6月4日住 (兩晚) 有沒有空房? Do you have any vacancies for tonight? 請問今晚還有空房嗎? How much is a double room on weekends? 請問週末的雙人床房間要多少錢? Does your hotel accept pets, and are there weight

ceiplp

雅思外的選擇 – 思培 CELPIP

思培 CELPIP 英語考試相信不少打算申請加拿⼤移⺠的⼈⼠都應該聽說過,這是雅思以外其中⼀項選擇! 今天我們加拿⼤國際學⽣雜誌將會為⼤家介紹這個考試,讓打算⾏香港⼈救⽣艇計劃或透過其他移⺠項⽬移居加拿⼤的你,獲得更多資訊! 請注意,以下資料只作參考⽤途,如有任何疑問,請前往思培官⽅網⾴ https://www.celpip.ca/ 查詢,敬請留意 * 考試⼈⼠:CELPIP-General Test 只可⽤於移⺠ (永久居⺠⾝份) ⽤途,General LS 則⽤於加拿⼤入籍⽤途,如果報讀學校這個考試則不適⽤ 香港⼈救⽣艇計劃 Stream A/B 究竟需要考到什麼分數才合乎資格申請? 條件為語⾔能⼒ CLB Level 5 或以上,則代表需要 CELPIP-General 每份試卷均考到 5 分或以上便可 考試形式:與雅思不同,思培並不會提供紙本考試,全程包括⼝試都以電腦作答 考試題⽬ 次序:Listening > Reading > Writing > Speaking ⽤詞問題及⽂章,均有貼近⽣活化類型的題⽬,⽽且強調加拿⼤⽤字或⼝⾳,對已在加拿⼤⽣活了⼀段時間的考⽣更為有利 Reading 共四篇⽂章 Listening 共六篇聽⼒⽂章 Writing 共兩篇作⽂,兩篇字數要求均為 150 – 200 字 Speaking 共⼋個考試題⽬