My E-pal Presenter: Lucy Instructor: Shuli-Lai • E-pal 1 Name: Tony Country: United Kingdom Age:44 (M) Brief introduction: An IT worker with three daughters. Having interests in outdoor activities Being Artistic • E-pal2 Name: Renee Country: United States Age:39 (F) Brief introduction: Unmarried Interests include Yoga/Pilates, martial arts, and doing creative things etc. • …besides you can read it two ways and being a "glass half full" - not "half empty" person I took the positive side. • … like to keep up to date with everything new. • …when on the aeroplane… • best regards (regards) • You have the ice, with a backdrop of trees and skyscrapers. • ...the picture isn't perfect because I didn't have my tripod… • I was "buddied" up with someone who was less experienced... buddy up with = make friends with • He recommended Weight Watchers, but I couldn't afford that … • There are days when I am simply ravenous and I'll eat a bigger meal… • …but I always manage to snap out of it and get myself to exercise… • Europeans tend to be a nomadic lot (people who travel and move around a lot) • The weather in FL today is very overcast, rainy, and even cold. • I doubt perfect weather exists anywhere in this world. Keeps us on our toes, I guess. Comments • Interesting parts It’s very happy to receive the letters. I can learn some new words. Word usage is very different between the English and American. • Challenging parts Hard to come up with topics when the E-pal is too passive. Easy to lose contact Easy to make mistakes. (Focus less on grammar accuracy.) but over all It’s an interesting homework. Thank You!!