作者：龚成、郑文佩 Mdm Gong Cheng, Mdm Tay Boon Pei
这是一本专为新加坡本地学生编写的基础写作技巧小册子，分为内容组织、叙事手法、描写手法、修辞手法和表现手法五大单元，涵盖43个写作技巧，还附上综合练习，帮助学生巩固所学写作技巧。每个写作技巧章节都包含解释、示例、示例分析及小练习，简单易懂，并且与课本紧密联系。作者使用由新加坡教育部课程规划与发展司编写的现行中学华文课本的部分课文作为文章示例，让学生通过熟悉的课文来学习写作技巧。本手册不仅适合中学教师与学生使用，同样可供小学高年级与高中教师与学生参考。 The book is a practical guide to writing Chinese compositions specially written for Singapore students. It introduces 43 basic writing techniques grouped into five categories: (i) content organization, (ii) narration, (iii) characterization and description, (iv) rhetoric, and (v) expression. Revision exercises are provided at the end of the book to help students consolidate their learning. Every writing technique is furnished with examples, analyses and exercises. Some of the examples are taken from the latest school textbooks compiled by Curriculum Planning and Development Division, Ministry of Education, Singapore. Therefore, students can learn the writing skills from texts they are familiar with. Not only is the book suitable for secondary teachers and students, but it is also a good reference for teachers and students from upper primary schools and junior colleges.