Sparrow, Vietnam – Level 2
Level 2
MY HAPPINESS. I’m a 31 year-old single mom. I have a 3-year-old lovely and intelligent son. He is my incentive to overcome all hardships in my life. Every time that I want to give up everything, he holds me and tells me “Mom, hold on. Mom, keep on fighting”. I smile again …
Dang , Vietnam – Level 2
Level 2
A NATIONAL HOLIDAY. September 2nd is the National Day of Vietnam and one of the most important national holidays. It was on this day in 1945 that President Ho, on behalf of our people, read the Declaration of Independence, which officially ended the 100-year French occupation. On the morning of that special …
Dat, Vietnam – Level 2
Level 2
MY FATHER. I’d like to talk about my poor old father. He had a bad disease called kidney failure. He passed away a long time ago when I was a young boy. I didn’t know what had happened. My mother told me that my father was a great family man. He loved …
Mahan, Iran – Level 2
Level 2
GREAT CYRUS. I am from Iran. Today is the birthday of Cyrus, a Persian prince who first wrote about human rights. He ruled between 559-539 BC. His epigraph is now hold in the British museum. Cyrus is the founder of the Achaemenid empire. He established a big and powerful government for which …
Nguyen, Vietnam- Level 2
Level 2
THE GREAT MAN ARCHIMEDES. Well, he was the man who went outside naked shouting “Eureka!”. He was very famous because he explained how the lever works. He invented different gears. You may not know about all his discoveries and inventions. He used bars to pull a boat from the land to the …
Jana, Brasil – Level 2
Level 2
DREAMS THAT MOVE US. Everything we do is because we want to conquer something. Life would not make sense if we didn’t have objectives. Sometimes I feel discouraged but I know that giving up is not the way to get something, so I always search something to help me renew my forces. …
Marlene, Brazil – Level 2
Level 2
MY FATHER. My father was the most interesting person that I have ever met. We lived in a farm and he produced a spirit called “Cajueiro”. We were a big family and we lived well, we had all the things we wished for. But there were no good school in the village …
Emily, China – Level 2
Level 2
DREAMS. I would like to be a reporter in the future, because I think it’s cool to report news for other people and I can learn more about the country during the report. I started to learn how to write beautiful passages when I was ten. First, I wrote really bad. I …
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 …