Which idea do the authors of both “Moving to America” and “A Fateful Journey” include?
go to the teacher, and have a little nice friendly talk. point out that you just joined the class, so of course you don't have the current assignment ready, simply because it was already in progress when you arrived. ask her for some reading that you can start doing now, to start learning the subject that everyone else was working on before you arrived.
canadian food (where i live) is very bland. the natural food from our area, when it is interesting, is usually an import from another country.
every year on august the 1st or near there, one of the city parks is closed off and tents are set up from every country represented in our city. we get to see the colorful (and sometimes very exotic and sometimes very simple) foods from other countries.
we don't imitate those foods, we just take pleasure in their presence. i would say there is between 40 and 50 countries represented.
having said all of that which is totally not to the point, i think the most engaging and good food is mexican and central american food.
the color is so varied: yellow green red sometimes orange and sometimes a dash of blue and wine color. then there are the beans. i cannot always tell how they have been fixed, but it sure doesn't taste like delmonte beans out of a can (which satisfies me to be truthful). i have a friend who does magic things with tomatoes and pasta and cottage cheese believe it or not.
the best part is that you have to ask what you've eaten. generally i don't. let them keep their mystery.
think of food as something not just to eat, but what makes it attractive. the mark will come secondary if you just enjoy the idea of eating and how it was accomplished.
kurt streeter is an african american teenager who grew up in one of south los angeles most violent neighborhoods. he studied at jefferson high school where he had excellent marks that led him to be a straight -a student. in consequence, he was accepted to uc berkeley, one of the nation's most renowned public universities.
his mother lillie, often worked two jobs to make ends meet. that is why, she paid an elderly neighbor sylvia to feed and care for kashawn.
kashawn loved sylvia as if she were his grandmother. he used what sylvia taught him and expanded it. that meant deciding that the life he was surrounded by wasn't what he wanted his future to be.
kashawn thought that he had to be the one to push himself to do beyond well in order to change his life and make it better.
that is the reason why, despite his struggles in the first months at university, kashawn wanted to succeed at the university of california, berkeley and he did it. finally, he could succeed