HKDSE - Hot Topics and Vocabulary

Why is this so important?

A good vocabulary related to different topics is key for all the papers and is MORE important than good grammar. It's never too late to improve your vocabulary.

The following is a list of the topics that students should have a vocabulary base for.

**Check back for vocabulary strategies**


Global Warming

The Ageing Population

Hospital Blunders

Influx of mainlanders

HK Infrastructure


The Death Penalty

Tuition Centres

HK Heritage


HK's Reputation

Smart Devices


Graduate Opportunities




Human Trafficking

Studying Overseas

Refugees in HK


20 years since handover

Adolescent Suicide Rate


Animal Advocacy


Digital vs Print

Air Quality

Minibus Safety

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