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 …
Irina, Russia – Level 1
Level 1
VICTORY DAY. 9 May is celebrated as Victory Day in Russia. On this day millions of people in Russia and in other Republics of the former Soviet Union celebrate victory over fascist Germany in the Great Patriotic War. 26.6 million Soviet people perished in the four years of this war. 8 668 …
Emma, Malaysia – Level 1
Level 1
A TEACHER. I have a dream in my life. I want to become a teacher because I love teaching but unfortunately I didn’t have a chance to follow my dream. I studied Statistics at one of the famous universities in Malaysia. My brother is a teacher. When I see dramas or movies …
Anežka, the Czech Republic- Level 1
Level 1
PUSHING DAISIES. Pushing Daisies is one of my favorite series. I was bored and I wanted to watch something new. I was looking for a good series and I found this one. The main characters are piemaker Ned and his first love Charlotte “Chucky”. He can bring dead people, animals or flowers …
Beata, Poland – Level 1
Level 1
SPRING IN TATRA MOUNTAINS. I love mountains a lot. Every summer I go to the Polish Tatra Mountains. I like to hike, admire beautiful views and climb up the mountain’s peaks. Once, I was even hiking on the most dangerous trail in the Polish mountains called “Orla Perc”. Also, I got to …
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 …
Mohamed El Sayed, Egypt – Level 1
Level 1
SHARM EL SHEIKH. Last year I went to Sharm El Sheikh with my friends. Sharm is a tourist city in Egypt. It is often called the city of peace and it is so beautiful. I left my home at 12 am to meet my friends. We left our city next day in …