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... translator for the local acrobatic company
when they travelled overseas. He gave me two tickets for the latest performance
which was that evening. A few months ago he had personally taken me to see them
and it was an amazing show. This time he could not go and so offered me two
tickets. I was happy to accept them, although I didn’t know who I would go
Initially I asked a Chinese friend but she couldn’t ...
... include police leave too. He
said when the leader arrives the streets will be closed and only school
children will be organised to come out and wave hello, because no one else will
know. My friend said all this secrecy is because they are afraid of protests. I
told him that when Obama visits anywhere, everyone knows - but this is China!
I chatted with another teacher friend yesterday – in fluent
Chinese of course – and was given some ...
... and kind? A – I will.
Will you be forgiving and patient? A – I will.
Ivan, do you take Catherine to be your wife? A – I do.
Catherine, do you take Ivan to be your husband? A – I do
These rings signify that both Ivan and Catherine are now bound in marriage.
Congratulations – you are now husband and wife
... four lessons without a break, then her wanting me to go into another class of three year olds. Perhaps that was my fault, I did overrun the time for each lesson so there was no time for a break in between each. Also I had expressed my discontent for teaching a fifth class when only four were previously agreed.
What is curious, I think she seemed to like me. We had lunch after each morning session and she was keen to learn ...
... a reward for the children (don’t like to call them students) if they say the word - right or wrong.
One thing which is so interesting working with children so young is to see how their personalities are already revealed and probably their ability to absorb a new language too. Of course some are late developers and some are just too shy to speak.
I wasn’t happy when Lily told me that the owner wanted me to go into a ...