SECTION A : DIRECTED WRITING
Your school is organizing a ceremony for your favourie English teacher who is retiring . You have been asked to give a farewell speech .
Good morning to Tuan Haji Kadir bin Awang; respected Principal of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Alma, Puan Rahimah binti Kassim; our celebrated guest of honour, fellow teachers, and my dear friends. First of all, I would like to express my gratitude from the bottom of my heart towards the organisers for giving me the chance to deliver a speech on behalf of the entire student body on this meaningful day. As we are all aware, this ceremony is being held in conjunction with the retirement of Puan Rahimah as our beloved English teacher .
Members of the hall,
Today is a red letter day and a very unhappy day as it will be Puan Rahimah’s final day with all of us. This separation is a great loss to us and we will have a hard time searching for someone as hardworking and diligent as she was. She has been in our school for a long period of time since 1990 until now 2015 . The very first school that she had been taught is SMK Pokok Sena and then imigrated to our school until her last year .It should have many sweet and sad memory that have been shared with the staffs, the teachers and students of the school. Realising the fact that this farewell is due to compulsory retirement, we have to comply with her leaving this school even if our hearts go against it. We can only make ado with good wishes and spirit-raising cheers of good luck to accompany Puan Rahimah through her future days. We hope that you will have a very happy retirement.
I am very sure that all of us know well that Puan Rahimah is a very lovely person and reliable . She is very much amiable teacher amongst the teachers , the staffs and the students of this school . On top of that , Puan Rahimah has brought many great achievements to our school in terms of academic and overall school excellence. During SPM 2008 , our school managed to get...