People often ask me how do I achieve my goals? Marriage, university, work, moving abroad, making new friends, learning a new language. I think the first thing to do is to clearly define what you want. I often write down what I want to achieve, to look at when I feel overwhelmed or lost. This… Continue reading How I achieve my goals.
This time last year, I was preparing for my final exams and presentations for my Master’s Degree. Studying in Hong Kong definitely changed how I study forever! The grading system is very different to that of the UK which I explain here. Also the environment is very different, which I discuss further here. However, I… Continue reading Hong Kong Study Tips & Secrets.
Today was another rainy day, marking the end of a rainy week. We had a little adventure in Tseung Kwan O, as I wanted to see an illustration exhibition that had popped up. We walked around and the mall was super crowded. At least ten different tour groups were milling about. We tried for an… Continue reading Rainy Day Hygge in Hong Kong.
In this blog I talk about my experiences of learning languages. I speak English well, Cantonese fairly well and French and Japanese. If you study languages, you may be away of terms such as “Native Speaker”, L1, L2, bilingual etc. Although my first language is English, I would class my second language as Cantonese. Yet,… Continue reading How to learn a second language.