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You will have 20 minutes to plan, write and revise an essay about the topic below. Your response will be judged on how well you develop a position, organize your ideas, present supporting details, and control the elements of standard written English. You should write 200-300 words.

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Updated at: 2018-11-29 新题 预测 机经题

Learning a new language at an early age is helpful for children. Do you think it is a more positive or negative development?(早期学习一门新语言对孩子有帮助)
正方:learn faster than adults do
 Are not tied up with household chores, local social gatherings, etc. —> can truly devote themselves to second language acquisition —> improve efficiency and boost productivity

反方:take valuable time away from key disciplines
 Distract students from learning other important disciplines including maths —> find it extremely challenging to strike a balance —> lead to stress and anxiety, or even in more extreme cases, psychological illness like depression