Life around the world

Many people, myself included, find it very difficult to live in the moment: that is, to appreciate the present and never look backwards or forwards.

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Life around the world

Travelling with someone you know is a very easy way to test your friendship.

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Life around the world

I have spent most of my life surrounded by people who speak the same language as me.

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Life around the world

Moving out of your family home can be a very scary thing to do. You will experience many changes and have to make some adjustments.

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Sport

When I was younger, I was very sporty. My dad is an avid runner who greatly influenced me. My great passion between the ages of 11 and 14 was long distance, or cross-country, running.

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Books

When I was younger, I loved to read. I could get through a whole book in a day, and used to beg my parents every night to let me stay up later so I could 'just finish my chapter'.

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Life around the world

Most people assume that babysitting is one of the easiest jobs available for young people.

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Life around the world

Often when people make plans to visit Britain as a tourist, the only city they consider is London.

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Life around the world

In the UK, January 15th is the deadline for applying to university – a date that is fast approaching.

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Sport

Recently, I got an email from my student union advertising new and exciting things to do in the town of Durham. One option, much to my surprise, was to join the quidditch team!

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