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English Secondary 4 Normal (Technical)

Sec 4 Normal (Technical)  Paper No: 1195

Paper Description Marks Weight-ing (%) Duration
1
Writing
Section A: Functional Tasks
Part 1:Form Filling
Candidates fill in a form based on given information.
  
Part 2: Functional Writing
Candidates write about 80 words based on the context provided in Part 1.
  
Section B:Guided Writing
Candidates write a text of at least 180 words. A stimulus text, which may include visuals, will be provided.
60
(10)


  
  
(20)

  
  
  
(30)



30.0 1h 15min
2
Language Use and Comprehension
Section A: Language Use
Part1: Editing
Candidates edit grammatical errors in a given text.
  
Part 2: Language in Spoken Context
Candidates complete a transcript of a spoken text.
  
Part 3: Modified Cloze I
Candidates complete a cloze passage testing vocabulary.
  
Part 4: Modified Cloze II
Candidates complete a cloze passage testing grammar.
  
Section B: Reading Comprehension
Part 5: Comprehension I 
Candidates answer questions on an informational text.
  
Part 6: Comprehension II 
Candidates answer questions on a text with visuals.  
80

(10)




(10)

  

(10)



(10)




(10)



(30)


40.0 1h 20min
3
Listening
Candidates complete a variety of listening tasks.
20


10.0 About 45min
4
Oral Communication
The two parts in this paper are thematically linked. 
Part 1:Reading Aloud
Candidates read aloud a short text. 
  
Part 2:Spoken Interaction
Candidates engage in a discussion with the Examiners on a topic based on a visual stimulus.
40 
  

(15) 
  
  
(25)



20.0 About 20min (including 10min of preparation time)
  Total 200 100.0