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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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The Writing Savers Series: Letter Writing

Charlotte, Emily and James belong to the Writing Savers Club whose special mission is to provide help to children who encounter difficulties in their writing. In this episode, Kelly’s dream of…

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