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Vancouver singer/songwriter Wanting Qu
Photo by Siliang Ma

Level 2

Two years ago, Wanting Qu went home to China.
Wanting Qu is a beautiful young woman.
Her home is in Harbin.
Harbin is a city in the northeast of China.
The city is famous. Every year there is an Ice and Snow Festival.
In the winter it can be – 40 C in Harbin.
People come to make many things out of ice and snow.
They make very big buildings out of ice, too.
Now Wanting also makes Harbin famous.


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Moving troubles

Packing before a move Photo by Aberdeen Proving Ground, Flickr

Packing before a move
Photo by Aberdeen Proving Ground, Flickr

by Dorsa Ghiassi

Level 2

Moving has a lot of troubles and difficulties.
I had this experience three times.
Moving for me is one of the hardest things
you could do on earth.
Because you go into an entirely new environment.
The hardest part would be for children
when they change schools.
Especially when they come
to a school in the middle of the year.
Other students already made good friends,
and they don’t want to come and rely on a new person.
They’d rather be with the friend
who they already know about.

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