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A Fish out of Water Story #11

“When I first came to London, I tried to ask Chinese for help in Chinese language. But soon I found I should not hide myself in Chinese environment otherwise it would be disaster.

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A Fish out of Water Story #10

“As an international student, though I have been in Canada for quite a few years, there are still a myriad of things about the Canadian or western culture in general that I don’t know about.  359 more words

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A Fish out of Water Story #9

“I grew up in a small town where my family was (and as far as I know still is) the only Muslim family. There were times at school where you could say I felt like a fish out of water, meaning I knew I was different than my classmates, but I was never discriminated against by any of them and they were all kind people. 444 more words

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A Fish out of Water Story #8

“I first came here in Grade 2, and it was the first time that I felt being like a fish out of water here. Some students made the “Ching-chong” sounds to mock on the Chinese. 327 more words

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A Fish out of Water Story #7

“I was born and grew up in Hong Kong, so Hong Kong has always been my home. When I was 15, my parents decided it would better me and improve my English if I study in Canada and explore different things.So I went to a small high school in a village near Vancouver, BC. 493 more words

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A Fish out of Water Story #6

“Actually before I came here, I thought everything would be fine and everything will be awesome. But it wasn’t. When I first came to Canada it was really hard for me to adjust to the new environment, especially the relationship with new people. 524 more words

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A Fish out of Water Story #6

“I remember during the O-week, everyone was so exited to make new friends at first. But It didn’t take long for me to discovered that domestic students can easily had a conversation with others, while international students were always felt being left out somehow. 557 more words

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