- Folkeskole 10. klasse
- Engelsk FS10
- Ingen givet
Is it easy to say no?
Opgaven er en besvarelse af Opgave 2, "Is It Easy to Say No?", fra eksamenssættet 2000 December i Engelsk FS10, hvor man skulle beskrive situationer hvor det har været svært at træffe en beslutning.
Opgaveformuleringen som eleven besvarer er:
""Describe situations where you have been faced with a tough choice."
God, omfattende opgave med fine pointer - bemærk was/were-problemerne.
It depends. It depends on the situation. To explain this I will just give an example:
When I were about eight years old, in the third grade, I went through a difficult phase of my life. I had to say no to my friends, and thereby give them up. Because the things I did when I were hanging out with, wasn't the things that I really wanted to do with my life. I had come to realise that. Of course I can't give them responsibility for what I did, and believe me, I didn't. I blamed myself. I realised that it was my choice whether I wanted to be with them, and do what they did. At that time, in the third grade, I thought that hanging out with my so cal-led friends, was cool. I thought that I were being cool, when I did the things they did. Things like bullying other children, vandalising toilets, and so on. I now know, as I knew then, that this wasn't what I wanted to do with my life. They might have been cool, but the things they did, were down-right stupid.
In that particular case, it was very hard for me to say no. Not because of the decision, I... Køb adgang for at læse mere