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Malaysian English: The blind leading the blind

This is a shame! shame! shame! for such errors in the national level examination. This is bloody poor English used in PMR’s English paper.

Someone’s head in the MOE must be rolling and Minister of Education must make a public apology to all parents.

Errors in PMR English paper

http://thestar.com.my/education/story.asp?file=/2010/10/24/education/7228724&sec=education

I WISH to highlight some glaring errors which appeared in English Paper 1 of the recent PMR (Penilaian Menengah Rendah) examination.

Candidates had to read through a passage and answer questions 29 to 34. I was both disappointed and surprised as the passage had some serious errors.

In the first paragraph, the author wrote: “Being a Penangite, it was indeed fun to go somewhere far as it would be a change from my normal routine…” Continue reading >> Malaysian English: The blind leading the blind