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    I am fascinated by life in other countries. From day-to-day activity to the Government to where they vacation and what they do for fun. I read Velosapian's story (and subsequent comments) about South Africa like it was a novel. Interesting to get opinions of citizens...
    FeelingCrazy FeelingCrazy
    1 Response Sep 17, 2008
    Bethybeezz Bethybeezz
    Apr 23, 2014


    here a website on Canada. http://canada.gc.ca/acanada/ViewCategory.htm?lang=eng
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 22, 2008

    My Country

    We have mountains, oceans, beaches, meadows, cities, countrysides, farms, castles, and to way many fast food take outs! I never been out of my state, on the eastern side until this summer. I didn't see much in the 800 mile ride but I did saw a lot of big farms. The one thing I...
    123ct 123ct
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 5, 2008


     Pakistan is a major country in southwest Asia.to its northwest, there is Afghanistan, to northeast there has a border with China plus a 20 km long border with a central Asian state whose name I've forgotten. tho east, there is India and in the west, we share a border with Iran...
    Wackypunk Wackypunk
    18-21, M
    Dec 22, 2011

    I Don't Think Americans...

    I don't think Americans are taught enough about thier country.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Sep 16, 2008


    My country is America's cultural ancestor. No, not Japan, Australia. Australia doesn't really have a culture to call its own. Some folk might say we're true blue, fair dinkum, easy-going, laid-back, beer drinking, kangaroo rooting, shrimp on the barbie kind of people. Those same...
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    Jan 2, 2013

    Northern Ireland

    It features in Hellboy 2 lol We possess the worst imitated accent in the world. We receive a lot of rainfall, and therefore much of our lands is very green, lush green grasses, hedgerows and shrubbery We have our own makes of bread known as soda and wheetan, both very heavy...
    deleted deleted
    7 Responses Aug 21, 2008

    Anybody tell me many topic interesting english

    to presentation and thank's of all
    Ranron Ranron
    22-25, F
    May 3, 2014
    Sal1603 Sal1603
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 18, 2014


    What is there to know about America? I mean, right now we're at our highest. We're the most powerful country in the world so sooner or later something's going to go wrong and it's going to change. The Roman, Egyptians, and the Greeks all had their reigns and look what...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Jul 24, 2008

    We are a collection of small islands in the

    North Atlantic. Climate varies from occasionally excessively warm in summer. To freezing cold with snow occasionally and rain often. We have mountains and lakes. Forests and valleys. Housing can be a simple caravan(mobile home) a flat.(apartment) a terraced house(long line of...
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    Sep 18, 2014


    Slovakia is mountainous country in the middle of Europe.... there is lots of things to see...  if you are nature lovers..     Something for skiers :)     Slovak National Mining Museum     Poprad lake-High Tatras     Historical...
    bublina bublina
    18-21, F
    10 Responses Oct 12, 2008

    South Africa. the Land Where Nothing Is Black and White.

    I grew up in the height of apartheid. As a white child I didn't really understand what was going on. I vaguely aware that our country was somehow different to others. I never saw any violence, but there was always a lot of police and army presence on the streets. You'd see them...
    velosapien velosapien
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    Aussie Slang!

    I don't know about your countries, but my country Auatralia has some pretty funny sayings and slang. I found a page full. A Ace! :Excellent! Very good! Amber fluid :beer Ambo :ambulance, ambulance driver Ankle biter :small child Apples, she'll be :It'll be all right...
    PurpleUmbrella PurpleUmbrella
    31-35, F
    18 Responses Aug 22, 2008


    Nothing about Germany yet? I'll try to give some insider facts about my country. Politics: We have a big coalition ruling us. Which is like democrats and republicans working together. You can imagine: It's getting us nowhere. People aren't really satisfied with our...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl
    18-21, F
    10 Responses Nov 11, 2008

    Dominican Republic

     Dominican Republic is the second biggest island of the Caribbean. It's surrounded by the Atlantic ocean up north, Caribbean sea down south Puerto Rico is next to us east and Haiti share the island west. The population is close to 9,500,000. We have the best beaches of the...
    andreinac13 andreinac13
    22-25, F
    Nov 11, 2008

    Today 18/9/14, is the Independence Referendum

    in Scotland ( where I live). Everyone is so excited.(me included) It's my first time voting!!!!!
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 18, 2014


    The smallest county in England is the Isle of Wight. However it is only the smallest county for half the year due to tides. Plus the Isle of Wight was the last place in England to be converted to Christianity. Only the mute swans in England are owned by the Queen. Apart from...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 4, 2008
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