IGCSE Geo Revision – Tourism

7 Mark question – A “For-Everything” Case Study Name of location: The Maldives The Maldives lies Southwest of Sri Lanka and India, about 700 kilometers from the mainland. It is a small island nation in South Asia in the Arabian sea of the Indian ocean. It’s made up of a chain of 26 atolls spanning […]

IGCSE Geo Revision – Environmental Risks

7 Mark Case Study Questions Causes and Effects of Pollution Human activities may cause water and air pollution. Choose an example which you have studied of either water pollution or air pollution. Describe the causes this pollution and its effects on people and the environment. [7] Causes the discharge of harmful substances into rivers, lakes […]

CS Revision – Arrays

Arrays are list of similar items, usually used in loops and repetitions. They contain similar items. The items in the list are the elements of the array. One-dimensional array are lists identified by the use of a single name and each item int eh list can be found by an index number showing the place […]

Vanuatu · Stranded

The first segment (paragraphs 1-8) is about the author’s impressions of the island. The second segment (paragraphs 9-10) is about the author’s childhood fear. Explain how the writer uses language to convey meaning and create effect in these two paragraphs. In the first segment, the writer expresses his hatred towards the island through the use […]

A Train Station

The sky was covered with a layer of fog, making it uniformly light grey. The sun behind the fog didn’t reveal its position but emitted intense light rays burning the train station from every direction. The building sat like a great stamp pressed against the ground, solemnly imprinting a seal of grandeur on the city. […]

Winston’s Memories

Photo created by bedneyimages – www.freepik.com Unseen passage analysis (IGCSE Paper 1 Question 2 d)— Ch. 3, Nineteen Eighty Four The question will be based on the following extract. At this moment his mother was sitting in some place deep down beneath him, with his young sister in her arms. He did not remember his […]

A Rain in Spring

Photo created by freepik – www.freepik.com Describe what you see from outside your window. Early in the morning, I pulled open the curtains and there, the sky was carpeted in a heavy layer of grey. The rain seems to have been going on for a while. A thin layer of cloud and mist was lingering […]

This thing saved my day

Just an update on what have been happening since my last blog post. There are lots of things going on during the holiday. Firstly, I participated in a summer programme called Product Design organised by Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies (SPCS). It was a really fun and meaningful experience. I met and worked with lots of people […]