My 8 year-old brother, Azri came home one day from his sekolah agama(religion school) clutching his test papers. Upon going through them and pointing out his mistakes, my mom and I came across a question we thought wasn’t supposed to be asked to an 8 year-old. It was the 1st question in his History paper all written in jawi.
1. Zina adalah perkara yang patut _____.
Sure, we saw a light, blunt, pencil line encircling the A, almost as if showing uncertaincy. Sent my mom and I into fits of laughter. Imagine if it really was patut dicontohi!
First of all, such question shouldn’t be asked to a Standard 2 kid just yet unless proper explanation has been thoroughly given. What’s wrong with optioning mencuri or membunuh instead? Second of all, why would it fall under History!?
When asked if he knew what zina meant, he said “Tak tau. Aji dah tanya ustaz, tapi dia taknak jawab.” I mean come on…
When you get a bad grade in school, show it to your mom when she’s on the phone. Alyesha, 13 — “Kids Say The Darndest Things”