English – 091
I came to Highline Collage with special reasons, because I want to improve my English writing and speaking skill. I started to Highline Collage from ESL level 4/5 transition. When I was taking ESL level 4/5, I applied for the Finical Aid. This Finical Aid helps students like me to complete their goals. English is my second language, and writing is difficult challenge for me. I know how to write essay in my first language because I completed Ph.d in my first language, and I wrote 1000 pages on “Daskumarcharit.” I do not know how to write essay in second language, because I do not have enough vocabulary. During this course I have learned many skills in my class writing English 091 such as…show more content…
I was surprised, because it was really big challenges for me. I do not know how to write essay in English, how to write body paragraph, and conclusion. I do not know how to properly used MEAL PLAN, so I was confused and nervous. Avery gave me so many materials to lead me finish three essay, sometime I do not understand some question, I asked to my husband, and Avery will give me feedback and comment, It was really helped me a lot. Last but not least, weakness was my make diagram sentences, how to make diagram sentence, and how to write step-by-step. So I was confused about step, which step came to under subject, verb and adjective. I was so many times tired to build batter diagram sentence, if I have some problem, Avery will give me help make diagram sentence.
I had one biggest weakness is discussion. I am not confident, when I speak fluently. I have improved my speaking, and my listening is batter. For example, I stepped onto the land of America, I found became deaf and dumb before. I could not speak and understand what other people were talking about. So when I have a conversation with an American. I can understand what they are saying, but it is hard to keep conversing because I have difficulty expressing what I want to say. But I want keep being quiet and shy. I am going to practice speaking with native speaker and ask them to correct my errors. Sometimes it is painful to face how bad I am. However, if I face my weaknesses and try to improve