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Diwali 2018 – The Hindu festival of lights

Diwali 2018 – The Hindu festival of lights

Deepavali, the Hindu festival of lights, will be celebrated on 6th of November this year. The festival is also called Diwali by people from north of India. It symbolises the spiritual victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance. It is...
Common English Mistakes

Common English Mistakes

The little red and green squiggles that line our typed sentences have sent us into a time where bad spelling and grammar are becoming more evident. It’s so easy now to just type without actually thinking about accuracy, because our computer works it out for us....
International Red Panda Day 2018

International Red Panda Day 2018

All pandas are black and white aren’t they? Hmm…. No. The 15th of September 2018 marks International Red Panda day. These furry rust-coloured creatures are often out shadowed by their black and white cousins, the giant pandas. They are related to the raccoon, which...
College Essay

College Essay

Imagine if you had 60 seconds to convince the head of admissions at your dream school that you were the ideal candidate and a perfect fit. What would you say? Would you just simply list the achievements that you’ve accomplished, speaking as fast as you could in order...
English, the language of the future

English, the language of the future

“What language do you speak in Singapore?” Have you ever been asked this question? In a country that is home to a myriad of races, nationalities, ethnicities, religions and cultures, have you ever wondered why English is our primary language? Singapore started off...
Distinction wishes you a Happy Youth Day 2018

Distinction wishes you a Happy Youth Day 2018

The United Nations marked the 12th of August as a day to celebrate youth in 1999. It was introduced to recognize the contributions of young people to peace efforts around the globe. Every year, there is a theme that accompanies the celebrations and this year, it is...