João, Brazil – Level 2
Level 2
LEARNING ENGLISH BY MYSELF. I am learning English by myself for about two years now and I like that so much. In the beginning I was studying for professional reasons but now I study English more and more for other reasons like independence, international trips, social culture, meeting others people around the …
Jeane, Philippines – Level 2
Level 2
WORK THAT TURNS INTO AN ADVENTURE. We recently had a two day Key Information Interview for the development of the grouper industry. The grouper fish are omnivores, they can eat small fish or other groupers as long as they fit in their mouths. On the first day, we went south of my …
Jane, The Czech Republic – Level 1
Level 1
FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS. I would like to tell you about the girl I admire the most. Her name is Tereza and she is deaf from birth. In spite of her disability she loves sports. She is very successful in skiing. She represents the Czech Deaflympic Team and is the world’s top ranked …
Iveta, Slovakia – Level 1
Level 1
MY FIRST MEETING WITH MY FAMILY FROM AUSTRALIA. Ring ring says the phone. “Hello, here is your family from Australia. We are in Slovakia, in Bratislava, in the hotel. We will meet you.” I was shocked because nobody speaks English in my family. I speak very little, but I took my mum …
Marek, the Czech Republic – Level 2
Level 2
FREE SCHOOL SUDBURY SCHULE AMMERSEE IN GERMANY CLOSED. I am from the Czech Republic but I moved to Germany. The reason why I moved is simple. Here in Munich there is a Sudbury free school and it was my dream to go to a free school. The school is not so far …
Samassa, Mali – Level 1
Level 1
A powerful moment of my life. As in many African families, when I was a small boy at nights my grandma used to tell me stories about the old times. Sometimes these stories were very scary. One night my grandma told me about her blind mother called Bajaga. Born blind, Bajaga spoke …
Toni, Brazil – Level 2
Level 1
TO PLAY THE DRUMS IS MY FAVORITE ACTIVITY. I like to play the drums. I have a band with my friends. Our band doesn’t have a name. We play our own songs. We play together four times a month. We always play on the weekends. We normally play for two hours. We …
Khing, Myanmar – Level 1
Level 1
MY DREAM. Last night I dreamed about a ghost. I was afraid of what I dreamed about. In this dream, I was praying and offering my respects to Buddha. As I was doing so, I could hear the voice of someone who was talking about the history of the house where I …
Hoa, Vietnam – Level 2
Level 2
A 27-YEAR-OLD GIRL. What’s up! How is it going? My name is Chi for short and I am 27 years old. Nice to meet you. I am now working in the Northwest mountainous area of Viet Nam, about 400km away from my family. If you ask me, working and living away from …
Daniel, Hong Kong – Level 3
Level 3
MISERABLE STUDYING IN HONG KONG. I think that Hong Kong’s educational system with its policies and exams is the worst! A lot of people have been complaining about it for a long time. However, the government does not respond to the complaints. I’m an F6 student from Hong Kong and I realize …