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by kuzco
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:06 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Lack of drive in Singaporean students a worry
Replies: 56
Views: 8080

Re: Lack of drive in Singaporean students a worry

:goodpost: Well said, Sun_2010. The education system does not take kindly to those who don't do well or fail. Miss the first strike, and you are out forever.
by kuzco
Tue Oct 11, 2011 11:18 am
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Fancy a holiday tour group led by MP?
Replies: 24
Views: 3973

Re: Fancy a holiday tour group led by MP?

It will be a good bonding session for the MPs and the residents. This way, the residents can truly see their MP as 'normal' people and not like those high in their ivory tower where they seem unreachable.
by kuzco
Tue Oct 11, 2011 11:10 am
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: no cow sense and other local terms
Replies: 92
Views: 11693

Re: no cow sense and other local terms

Brings back old childhood memories
pak bang (beat mosquitoes)/yeo kah = very relaxed/very free
half past six = cannot make it
siao ting tong
kodok (frog) = don't really know what it means but remember my aunt scolding me this
longkang toad = somebody ugly
by kuzco
Wed Jan 26, 2011 2:30 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: CNY - do you look forward to it?
Replies: 180
Views: 33865

This is one holiday that i really really look forward to. Why? Being non-chinese, its all play and no work for me. I soak in the festive atmosphere , dig in the caloried filled love letters, so much of read , my fav colour in the air, mandirin oranges and of course Long long weekend to laze around ...
by kuzco
Wed Jan 26, 2011 2:01 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: CNY - do you look forward to it?
Replies: 180
Views: 33865

Exactly 1 week to CNY eve!!! *groan* don't remind me..... :nailbite: I'm not looking forward to it. It's boring and noisy and I don't exactly know what to do when most of the in-laws will be yakking away or playing mahjong, while the kids will be on the computer, PSP, DS and what nots. It's either ...
by kuzco
Mon Jan 24, 2011 10:25 am
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: My sec 2 son and reading
Replies: 7
Views: 2633

Re: My sec 2 son and reading

Unlike my dh and I, my ds does not like reading much. I had read to him from a very young age and had loved doing it but somehow he does not seem to pick up the habit. I can't think why. He's very selective and it's hard to make him pick up a book though when he finds one that he likes he reads it ...
by kuzco
Fri Jan 21, 2011 4:13 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: 2nd Hand Book Shop!
Replies: 16
Views: 5197

When I was in Primary School eons ago, there used to be one such shop at a corner in Serangoon Gardens. Forgot the name of the shop, and boy, now that you are talking about it, I sure miss that liitle shop, :cry: cramp but had good varieties of second hand story books! :love: Wow....that was ages a...
by kuzco
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:01 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Your first choice for 2011 Secondary School...
Replies: 131
Views: 52547

May I suggest something? Is it possible to list all the schools according to their area such as North, South, West, East? I think it will benefit those who has no idea where the schools are located at, such as, ME. :oops: :wink: Need to know which are the better schools in the north area too. TIA. ...
by kuzco
Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:33 am
Forum: Tuckshop
Topic: vegetarian tingkat
Replies: 9
Views: 5842

24hr-mum wrote:they dont do it anymore.
but i found redleaf.com.sg
and yuan xin vegetarian cuisine
Oh, apologies then...I didn't know that. :oops:

How is redleaf and yuan xin? Maybe can try to convince dh to go vege for 20 days 8)
by kuzco
Wed Jan 05, 2011 1:27 pm
Forum: Tuckshop
Topic: vegetarian tingkat
Replies: 9
Views: 5842

I've tried this one but it was a few years back. DH doesn't like vegetarian food cos he likes his meat, although me and DS were fine with it.

http://www.natureveg.com/tingkat.htm