Helga, Russia- Level 1
Level 1
BOOKS. Can you imagine your life without books? I can’t. Russia is proud of her classic writers – Chekhov, Dostoevsky, Pushkin, Lermontov and Tolstoy, of course! You live so many lives while reading their books. I’d like to continue talking about one of them: “War and Peace” by L.N.Tolstoy. The first time …
Ramdane, Algeria – Level 1
Level 1
SHORT STAY IN TAMANRASSET IN ALGERIA. Last summer my friends and I decided to visit a beautiful place in the Tamanrasset province called Assekrem. Assekrem is part of the Hoggar Mountain range and it is located about 2000 km south of the capital Algiers. Its height is 1800 m above sea level. …
Adhamjon, Uzbekistan – Level 1
Level 1
THE GREAT WALL. The Great Wall is located in a beautiful corner of China. When I first went there I could not believe my eyes. The scenery in Beijing was so beautiful. When I was going up the stairs I had a very big smile on my face. I had never felt …
Alex, Russia – Level 1
Level 1
MY GIRLFRIEND’S WORK. Let me introduce my girlfriend and her lovely work. Her name is Marina and she creates jewelry and accessories with the soul. For her, creativity – is a part of her life, of her soul. Since childhood, she has drawn and sewn clothes for dolls. Perhaps this was the beginning …
Mary, Ecuador – Level 1
Level 1
AS A CHILD, WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GREW UP? When I was a child I was always dreaming about becoming a police officer. Actually I wished to have many professions such as an architect, fire woman, scientist, singer, dancer and writer. I think a child’s life is an …
Hampus, Sweden – Level 1
Level 1
WHEN I’M SICK. When I’m sick and I fall sleep I always dream the same scary dream over and over again. This dream is about me coming home at night and I look through the window into an abandoned house and there is an old lady there in a rocking chair, making …
Rasa, Lithuania – Level 1
Level 1
MY TALENTS. When I was a child I did not know how to paint beautifully. I thought that I didn’t have any talents. I started painting on silk when I was 42 years old. I now draw on silk scarves. My paintings are lovely. I can make gifts for my relatives. When …
Nuran, Turkey – Level 1
Level 1
STREET CATS. There are many street cats and stray dogs in Turkey. You can see many kinds of dogs everywhere: Husky, Golden, Beagle, Kangal … Many people love and protect them. People make clubs on the roadsides for street cats. They are breeding cats and dogs everyday. Municipalities make shelters for them. …
Lucas, Brazil – Level 1
Level 1
IT’S CARNIVAL! It’s February and the Brazilians are so excited about the event of the year: The Carnival. Officially, it is from February 24th until March 1st, but the Brazilians start to celebrate long before that. It doesn’t matter what your favorite activity is: dancing, drinking, running or just chilling; if you …
Gregory, Poland – Level 1
Level 1
FAT THURSDAY. Fat Thursday is a typical fest when people eat a lot of donuts and other sweets. The day of the fest is different every year. It’s always the last Thursday before the Lent. It’s the last Thursday of the carnival, so people want to have fun. On Mardi Gras, which …