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... fact. On average, I teach roughly 1,000 students a week (not including any extra work I do). This was my chance to learn something about my students and I loved listening to their stories. Some of them really surprised me with their level of English. I also learnt that week that my students have brilliant skills with Microsoft PowerPoint.
Away from teaching, it has been difficult to re-adjust back into Chinese life. Whilst travelling, I had almost ...
For my last adventure of the week, I decided to go to the Taoist mountain of "fire". There are five for all the earth's elements and the one in my province happens to be the one that is governed by a "fire keeper" guy.
I couldn't get out of bed early enough, so by the time I made it to Hengshan, I had to take the minibus up to the summit. Luckily there was ...
... I can think of nothing but gyro sandwiches and
watching Netflix on my couch right now and feeling a bit depressed at the
thought of not going home! So trying to stay busy with this blog…only time will
But HOPEFULLY Thursday has quite a long trip in store for
us!...36 hour days ha- Changsha- Knoxville in less than 24 hours? Strange but
Wish me luck and here’s to seeing you readers in person in a
few days! (triple gulp!) ...
Thank you word documents!...my new form of therapy/punching bag:
So here I sit very stressed on this Tuesday-eve…about 16 hours before my departure for GaoKao-week-break, the trip I have anxiously been awaiting for some time now! The one where I will travel to Zhuji and take my things/work on getting my Visa for next year (absolutely pivotal before I leave China!) and the one where I will meet and travel abouts with my friends from ...
... for university, or as I was told, “the poorer kids go to Korea or Japan?...” lol.
My first experience at the school was definitely the first eye-opener to the strange gunaxi-fied world of China I was about to embark on! I really had no idea from the small social-scale guanxi that has annoyed me in Nanyue this year, how extreme this cultural aspect of china actually is!
So firstly, when Richard and I arrived at 8am I was RUSHED to the basketball ...