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Let’s Keep the Environment Clean: Reading Practice 1 (hortatory exposition)

By | December 5, 2017

Sometimes when I pass some certain places in Jakarta, I often see piles of trash by the side of the street or even by the river. The view is annoying. It makes our city look very ugly and dirty. If we walk near the the piles of trash, we could smell stinky odors coming from them. Piles of… Read More »

A Letter to Narendra: Reading Practice 1 (letter)

By | December 19, 2017

Dear Narendra, First of all, as the chairman of the student exchange program selection team, I would like to appreciate your participation in the selection program. Based on your performance at the interview session and the essay that you delivered earlier, I am very pleased to inform you that you are nominated as one of the 8 participants… Read More »

General Meeting of Shareholders: Reading Practice 3 (announcement)

By | December 6, 2017

PT. SUMI INDO KABEL Tbk. ANNOUNCEMENT TO ALL SHAREHOLDERS This is to inform the shareholders of PT. SUMI INDO KABEL Tbk. that the Annual General meeting of shareholders shall be held on Monday September 10, 2012. The invitation for the meeting shall be announced on Thursday, August 9, 2012 in two newspapers. Those who are entitled to attend… Read More »

Bindi Irwin: Reading Practice 5 (biography)

By | December 6, 2017

Her father, Steve Irwin, was very well known as the star of The Crocodile Hunter, a very popular wildlife television series aired in Australia. It seems that Bindi Sue Irwin followed in the footsteps of her father. She appeared for the first time in front of the cameras when she was only a few weeks old. Growing up… Read More »

The Seahorse: Reading Practice 8 (explanation)

By | December 9, 2017

The seahorse is a small species of vertebrate that is found in the tropical shallows and temperate waters around the world. The seahorse is also commonly found around coral reefs where there is plenty of food and places for the seahorse to hide. They have a long, flexible tail which is used for wrapping around weeds for support.… Read More »

The Halloween Kid: Reading Practice 2 (review)

By | December 9, 2017

Burgeoning filmmaker Axelle Carolyn showed a lyrical, controlled sense of cinema in her 2011 short film debut The Last Post. Now, the sometime actress, model, and author has created another work of gentle, frightening craft in the Halloween Kid. The short film features a rhyming, Edward Gorey-esque poem (penned by Carolyn) as its script and story: a tale… Read More »

Tourism Industry: Reading Practice 2 (analytical exposition)

By | December 9, 2017

Faster planes and cheaper flights are making it easier than ever before for people to travel. In the most developed societies, visiting exotic places is a sought-after status symbol. The tourism industries of both developed and developing countries have recognised this fact and are learning to take advantage of it. There are, however, some problems associated with this… Read More »

Boyhood: Reading Practice 1 (review)

By | December 19, 2017

There is something people should know before watching this movie, and that is that it takes place from 2002 to 2014. I grew up in that same generation, so as I watched this morive I felt like I was growing up all over. It was incredible to experience that. And even for those who weren’t children growing up… Read More »

Agatha Christie: Reading Practice 4 (biography)

By | December 22, 2017

Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie was an English novelist, short story writer, and playwright. She also wrote six romances under the name Mary Westmacott, but she is best known for the 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections she wrote under her own name. She also wrote the world’s longest-running play, the Mousetrap. Born into a wealthy… Read More »