Who are the Authors? 

Rosalind Tan-Drake


Rosalind Tan-Drake is a graduate from the University of Singapore and University of Sydney. She received a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) degree, as well as a Masters of Education. She was an English Lecturer at the Ngee Ann Polytechnic in Singapore. She has also provided English language consultancy to foreign diplomats and top business executives. In the last twelve years, she has helped many primary, secondary and pre-university students to achieve distinctions in their English examinations. The Best English Exam Guide is based on her highly effective teaching methods and excellent examination notes.

Hazel H L Tan


Hazel H L Tan, our chief associate writer is the co-author of The Best Creative Writing Series. A web developer, educator and online tutor, Hazel Tan has received extensive language training from the universities in Singapore, Australia and Canada. She was awarded degrees in Bachelor of Arts (English Language) (National University of Singapore), and Masters of Education (University of Sydney, Australia).

Her professional development includes attaining a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing Management (Singapore), as well as a Certificate in Internet Marketing (University of British Columbia).She has also recently attained an "A" in the Educational Design Course from the Master of of Educational Technology programme at the University of British Columbia.

Hazel Tan has had years of rich experience in language education in various well-reputed institutions like the SEAMEO Regional Language Centre (Singapore), the National Institute of Education (Singapore), and the Centre for English Language Communication at the National University of Singapore.

For more than a decade now, Hazel Tan has helped many students to excel in their English examinations. Many of her graduands have gone to university to qualify as lawyers, doctors and business professionals. She has also been published in local Singaporean and international publications, and participated in the Writers' Festivals and Conferences in Vancouver, Canada.