Yu Xing Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kunshan
... one foreign language (although a B at GCSE French has to count for something right?).
Either way it means that the humour our teachers' slightly odd phrases is often lost on the group, leaving me laughing at the back when she pats people on the head and says in a Chinese accent "ooh you such a good boy".
Last Tuesday a group of us went out for Sam's 22nd birthday, the dinner we ...
... again by the informative Gavin to the airport but another excursion awaits even there.. a round journey trip on the Shanghai Maglev Train or Shanghai Transrapid , a magnetic levitation train from the Pudong International airport to the city.. a distance of 30 kms in a mere 7 minutes each way.. with speeds up to 430kms per hour!!! absolutely incredible.. the train rocks a little then WHOOSH..BANG... the force of ...
... the service and leaving. It was an all morning event complete with coffee hour, which I have grown to love! A time just to catch up with friends, and at my church, friends that are like family. Then during Advent we would always make it to Wednesday night church, of course. AND family devotions every morning before school. Growing up, I would not say that I necessarily appreciated all of these things. But ...
... talked slowly to fill up those 3 whole hours of class. I absolutely hate when professors talk at the speed of lightning, trying to cram about 50 years of history into one class period. The professor lectured PowerPoint style and encouraged discussion and contribution of our knowledge of modern Chinese history, but I really don't remember much about it. I feel like every history class I have taken so far rushes through modern history due to ...
... br> 1. My kids are learning English.
While this may seem to be a given result of teaching English, you would be shocked with the difficulty this new occupation presents. For example, I've grown painfully aware of what the experienced trainers refer to as the "repeater." Let me lay this out for you....
Holly: "What's your name?"
Lazy boy: "Wus yor nam?"
Holly: "My name is Holly. What's your name?"
Lazy boy: "My nam is hul wus yor nam?
Holly: "No, Lazy ...
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