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Creative Use of English: Show, Don’t Tell (English subtitles available)

How to challenge your readers and engage them in working out characters' feelings and thoughts? "Show, don't tell" is the golden rule. Through describing the characters'…

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Creative Use of English: Bring Your Characters to Life (English subtitles available)

Crafting a lively character is crucial to story writing. Be inspired by how Charles Dickens portrayed Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol through describing his speech, thought, effect on others,…

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Creative Use of English: Give Your Story an Engaging Opening and Ending (English subtitles available)

Do you always find it difficult to come up with a powerful opening and ending for your story? With a memorable sports day as the writing topic, this video illustrates a variety of ways to open and…

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Creative Use of English: Spice up Your Writing with Figures of Speech (English subtitles available)

Figures of speech, such as personification, simile, metaphor, alliteration, parallelism and hyperbole, help create emphasis and build mental pictures in readers' minds. Join Jack, a top…

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Creative Use of English: Write with All Senses (English subtitles available)

Sensory language enables readers to conjure up vivid mental pictures and experience what the characters experience. Tim, a delivery man and aspiring blogger, shares online his terrifying experience…

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Creative Use of English: Diction Matters (English subtitles available)

Diction, the appropriate choice of words, makes a difference in writing. Two social media influencers, Mr Blunt and Mr Grunt, are invited to a complimentary stay to promote St. Romeo Hotel on a…

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Between the Lines: Hong Kong Poetry in English (English subtitles available)

Two Hong Kong based poets share their creative writing journey and how they are teaching Hong Kong students understand and enjoy poetry.

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Understanding Short Stories

This programme explores short stories as a literary genre and how students should approach them. It also features the different classroom activities that a secondary school is using to arouse…

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Shared Writing and Process Writing

This video programme features the writing programmes launched by the Native-speaking English Teacher Section of the Education Bureau to assist pupils to write creatively and confidently. The first…

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