An old exam paper once used by the English private school Eton College to test the abilities of boys hoping to gain a scholarship was unearthed last week. The test asked applicants to imagine that they were prime minister, a task not beyond the realms of possibility given that 19 old Etonians have lived at No 10. Candidates were also asked to decipher and write a made-up language called Jangli.
The instructions tired me out ...
It's fair to say that pupils passing this deserve credit.
Cannot believe I've just wasted 10 minutes of my life trying to decipher Jangli ... what a pointless exercise.
I bet Boris (Johnson, mayor of London) answered the entire paper in Jangli.