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We can all speak the same language and still not understand each other. As we all know everything has different ways to be said or has different names. My British friend took some time out of her day to sit with me and go over some words and phrases. I also added some i picked up along the way
This was a lot of fun. I also added some words that were used daily.
AMERICAN term/phrase on the left- BRITISH "LONDON" term/phrase on the right
To go (take…Continue
Posted on December 19, 2012 at 1:51am
As my year of travels comes to an end I feel as Julia Roberts playing the woman in eat pray love. She spent all that time traveling meeting new people and immersing herself in their culture. She picked up many traits and learned so much about herself. She ended up changing a lot. Some more than other times it was for her own good and not what people always wanted or knew her for. I feel very similar to that. I learned who…Continue
Posted on December 4, 2012 at 11:30am
Barcelona was simply amazing. I was astonished by the fact it reminded me of New York City and Dominican Republic. People there spoke Spanish and Catalan. Catalan is similar to Spanish, but with French influences intertwined. The weather was beautiful It was in the 60's the whole weekend. It made traveling without tons of extra coats, much easier. The hostel, (which is a place you sleep at. It reminds me of dorms. They are MUCH cheaper than hotels) was amazing. They had great food and…Continue
Posted on November 12, 2012 at 5:00am
Well it is halfway through my semester. I am past midterms and should be getting my grades fairly soon. The way school works over here sometimes seems so different than what I am used to in the states. We have class once a week and its for four and a half hours. We do have a break in each. You do not have much reading assignments-in textbooks. You do have to go out and do research and projects.
I must say I do miss the free printing and wide campus to do…Continue
Posted on November 4, 2012 at 9:36pm