Nanshan District Preliminary Contest of Shenzhen 2019 English Speech Competition was held
Date: 2019-05-13

Nanshan District Preliminary Contest of Shenzhen 2019 English Speech Competition was held at the district government building on Friday. The contest was the Nanshan district-level round of the Speak Shenzhen-organized contest. The competition aims to encourage residents to learn and speak English and demonstrate the fruits of the reform and opening up.

Nearly 100 residents signed up for the competition. 25 of them, including employees, teachers, civil servants and college students, entered the preliminary contest and 9 contestant approached the quarter-finals. During the competition, each contestant was required to give a  2.5-minute speech themed “Dream Catchers”. The five winners together with four other outstanding contestants will, on behalf of Nanshan District, compete in the city-level quarter-finals.