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Inference question

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I saw this in today’s Straits Times. It’s an analysis that was written after parliament endorsed the White Paper on Population yesterday.

Here’s a question :

What does the word ‘freak’ tell you about the election result ?

Here’s another version of the question :

What does the author suggest in his use of the phrase ‘freak election result’ ?

Would you phrase your answer differently ? Why ?

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