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... hard intensive intermediate was for him. He said that it was too much at once. I was so glad that I was wise to do regular intermediate next semester.
Before class started, Olivia and I talked with Tracy,who did China Voice, which is an intensive summer class our program offers. Tracy explained that it moved so fast and way too much. She said that it was hard to retain it all.
For class, we had our last chapter exam for the semester. It was ...
... stinky but there) and doors to close them. Some women nonetheless decide to do their business in front of everyone but privacy is now an idea that means something here. 1 time out of 10 i can even find soap in the bathrooms. I see workers cleaning public places. Chinese people unfortunately treat the streets like a big garbage can and throw everything on the floor. Some people make a living out of collecting plastic bottles, i am guessing that they exchange bags of ...
... to Beijing. On the flight, the flight attendant was speaking Chinese to me until I spoke English. He quickly realized when I answered chicken for what I wanted to eat.
August 12th, Monday
Arriving at 10 p.m. I had to go to customs, then picked up my luggage. I thought one of my bags was missing until a worker found it.
After exiting the airport, I was greeted by two Chinese students named ...
... 8217;t physically arrive for the ceremonies.
At the Imperial Vault of Heaven area, the design of the wall results in an echo wall. Something said softly toward the wall can be heard on the opposite side of the circle. The Chinese are proud of the acoustics in these structures.
The Heavenly Center Stone at the Circular Mound alters the human voice of the person standing on the center stone. The ...
... blog, but it's more funny observations really. As far as we see it this is China, this is where we have chosen to live, and we are guests in this country and feel very lucky and humble to be here having this amazing experience.
The Perry's, in a reflective mood - enjoying a cold beer with an amazing pizza from the takeway which has just opened on the corner of our street :)
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