Life long sharing . . .

New UPSR Format for Chinese

Posted on: September 30, 2015

UPSRLanguage

Sample for 华文理解甲组

This is the first time I look at UPSR Chinese paper. This section starts with 4 questions on grammar or vocabs, followed by 2 long comprehension passages with 8 questions each. Proverb/idioms, synonym/antonym and pronunciation are tested in the comprehension questions as well. Now, I must say, it’s a surprise to know that Chinese rhetoric 修辞手法 is being tested too. Wow… I didn’t know they learn so much for Chinese language 🙂

rhetoric

Sample for 华文理解乙组

This section is mostly subjective, with another long comprehension passage (around 1000 words) at the end.

mm… The paper asks about the meaning of certain characters in the poem. So when learning poem, knowing how to recite by heart is not enough.

chinesepoem

I guess in general for 华文理解 paper, good knowledge in vocabs is important. These will be tested: characters that have similar sounds but different meaning 错别字; or characters that look almost the same but different meaning 形似字; and even same character carries different meaning in different context, or even pronunciation changed when put in different context 多音多义字.

Sample for 华文书写

The arrangement is similar to BM, 甲组 is transfer of information to a passage. 乙组 is something like BM ulasan, write commentary of situation depicted by a picture.  丙组 write one essay out of two options given. mm… in the sample, both options are of narrative / story type 叙述文。

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Archives

September 2015
M T W T F S S
« Aug   Oct »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 180 other followers

%d bloggers like this: