Instructions: click a colour-coded button to choose a particular text colour, and then highlight the relevant words using that colour. Note: If you are using a touchscreen device, you will need to select the button, then select the text and then click the button again.

The student sighed as she handed in the assignment, at last it was finished. This was the most difficult piece of writing which she had been set, but she had completed it. The ‘magnum opus’ was 10,000 words long. This project, though not quite a dissertation, was still the longest piece of academic writing she had ever written. She had thought she would never complete it and it had taken all her strength to do so.

Her achievement made her elated, but had left her exhausted. When she had read the title of the task, she knew it was not going to be just another essay, not an easy one at all. Finally, the completed work lay on the counter of the reception [and was] beautifully bound. She would sleep easy at night, [and she would be] no longer troubled by thoughts of its accusing blank pages - the nightmare was over!

Credits: The JS code for dynamic HTML text coloring is adapted from code by Edison Xu, available at 👍.

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