Carole, Canada – Level 1
Level 1
THREE WISHES FOR A BETTER LIFE. I have three wishes to express. Health for my mother, work for me and happiness for everyone. I wish to start the New Year with all positive things for me and my family. I watch myself in the mirror each morning for fifteen minutes and smile …
Mukhtar, Afghanistan – Level 1
Level 1
FIRST WEDDING IN A PARK. First of all, I would like to tell you about the wedding culture in Afghanistan. Getting married in Afghanistan isn’t easy. Most of the fathers sell their daughters. When a young boy wants to court a girl, at first the girl’s father asks him, “How you can …
Terezinha, Brazil – Level 1
Level 1
DOING VOLUNTEER WORK. I retired recently. My job was interesting, but I felt a little tired. I also had dreams about other activities that I want to do. One of them was to do volunteer work. I now tell stories to elderly people in an asylum. The elderly love listening to stories. …
Diego, Colombia – Level 1
Level 1
MY FARM. My farm is like a piece of heaven on earth. I remember the day when I bought it. I fell in love with it and I was so happy. My farm is small but there is a beautiful view from it. I have hens, two dogs, ten bunnies, five ducks, …
Gabriele, Italy – Level 1
Level 1
MY FIRST IRON PATH. Nine years ago, when I was 30, I went with some friends to my first iron path (mix of alpine hiking and rock climbing). We came to Sella Massif in Italy. We started early in the morning from Cortina d’Ampezzo with helmets, snap-hooks and rope. The weather was …
Rania, Algeria – Level 1
Level 1
BE KIND. It costs nothing to be kind to people. A lot of us are under pressure because of work or studies or personal issues, and so we forget to smile and to be kind to each other. We should not let our problems destroy our relationships. Relationships are so important, but …
Cristiane, Brazil – Level 1
Level 1
STUDYING HELPS YOU REALIZE YOUR DREAMS. I love studying and because of this I realized amazing things that I thought were impossible. I was born in a very poor family in Brazil, however, I have always loved to study. Due to my love for reading and maths, I realized dreams that would …
Tharindu, Sri lanka – Level 1
Level 1
MY VILLAGE. My village is traditional. It has a long history. King Dutugemunu spent his childhood in this village and so it became famous in his days. My village is still very popular. A large forest and a long river surround my village. There are many ruins around the village, some of …
Dehyaa, Iraq- Level 1
Level 1
MARRIAGE IN IRAQ. Marriage in Iraq is very traditional. When any man wants to marry he starts looking for a woman and asks for her family, age, beauty, and job. Then he gets engaged to her and begins preparing the marriage. I think that the biggest problem is how to buy a …
Jack, the USA – Level 1
Level 1
WHO ARE THE MUSLIMS? People think the wrong way about Muslims. Even though they are not terrorists, people often call them in this way. We should know them better before blaming them for terrorism. Nowadays we hear about many terrorist attacks in Muslim countries. But who said that Muslims organise these? Every …