Three members of the University of Macau (UM) English Public Speaking Team recently won five prizes in the university category at the 16th Macao-wide English Speech Contest and the 23rd ‘21st century Cup’ National English Speaking Competition Macao Regional Contest. Lau Kak Chi, a first-year student from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and a member of Shiu Pong College, won the championship and the Best Impromptu Speaker Award. Wong Weng Lam, a fourth-year student from the Faculty of Education, who is also a member of the Honours College and the Stanley Ho East Asia College, won the second prize and the Best Manner Award. Liang Xiaojing, a second-year student from the Faculty of Social Sciences and a member of Shiu Pong College, won a merit award.

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第16屆全澳英語演講大賽暨第23屆“21世紀杯”全國英語演講大賽澳門分區賽決賽日前舉行。澳門大學英語演講隊共有3名選手進入大學組決賽,她們憑藉優異表現勇奪多個獎項,包括大學組冠軍、亞軍、最佳即席演講以及最佳風度獎。

決賽當日演講隊隊員憑藉優秀的演講技巧脫穎而出,囊括多個獎項。人文學院一年級、紹邦書院的劉格至獲得大學組冠軍及最佳即席演講奬;教育學院四年級、榮譽學院、何鴻燊東亞書院的黃詠琳獲得大學組亞軍及最佳風度獎;社會科學學院二年級、紹邦書院的梁曉菁則獲優異獎。

今屆比賽以“教育”為主題,比賽設有公開組、大學組、高中組等組別,大賽分為選拔、初賽及決賽環節,參賽者須使出渾身解數才能晉身決賽。大學組以“教育的作用”為題,參賽者於決賽中須自備四分鐘演講,並進行即席演講及回答現場問題。歷年來,許多本地選手脫穎而出,晉級參加中國日報“21世紀杯”全國英語演講比賽,並屢獲佳績。

Source: Student Affairs Office
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