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I always remember a line of conversation I read somewhere.

I always remember a line of conversation I read somewhere. The author complained to her friend that she didn't know what to write abo...
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Dec 31, 2018 20:58
Eileen

Practicing Writing With New Words

You can never feel complacent about your achievements because you will always have room for improvements. Of course, it is your prerogati...
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Dec 30, 2018 10:47
Eileen

A new breakfast restaurant has opened followed by another one a week later.

A new breakfast restaurant has opened followed by another one a week later. I was happy about it because I didn’t have to make breakfast ...
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Dec 29, 2018 13:19
Eileen

I have no idea what I should write about today because I am having a headache.

I have no idea what I should write about today because I am having a headache. Right before I started writing, I realised the reason I ha...
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Dec 28, 2018 11:55
Eileen

Catch-22

Catch-22 I have come across this word, catch-22 from a movie that had the same name. The word describes a paradoxical situation in whi...
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Dec 27, 2018 12:07
Eileen

An Old Lady

After running, I went to a supermarket to buy oatmeal for breakfast. There were only a few people waiting to pay. The one in front of me ...
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Dec 26, 2018 10:14
Eileen

She was walking on a beach.

She was walking on a beach. A beach full of soft sand. She tried to hold them with her little hands. But they didn't want to stay. In...
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Dec 25, 2018 11:53
Eileen

How Learning Can Open Your Eyes With native lang

Yesterday morning, I learned a new English word - repercussion, and I put the word and its definition on my flashcard set. I have heard o...
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Dec 24, 2018 11:38
Eileen

Japan's Shrinking Population - In English and Chinese

Today I read a news article that was about Japan's shrinking population. According to the news article, Japan's birthrate has dro...
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Dec 23, 2018 11:30
Eileen

A Thought On The McDonald's

I hate Cantonese food. They're tasteless and some of the dishes look disgusting. Therefore, during my stay in Macau, I had to go to M...
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Dec 22, 2018 11:38
Eileen

I am back from Macau.

I am back from Macau. I have spent three days walking around in the city and talked to several taxi drivers about their lives. This three...
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Dec 21, 2018 12:11
Eileen

Going For a Trip

Yesterday I was so busy preparing for the coming trip to Macau that I didn't even have a chance to sit down and write a few words. An...
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Dec 17, 2018 09:37
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In the prior post, I mentioned that there are three key factors involved in f...

In the prior post, I mentioned that there are three key factors involved in forming a new habit which are trigger, behavior and reward. ...
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Dec 15, 2018 12:28
Eileen

How To Form a New Habit?

How To Form a New Habit? I am not an expert in this subject and building a new habit has always been a challenge to me. However, I wa...
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Dec 14, 2018 12:30
Eileen

A Mystery

A week ago, an ambulance followed by a police car stopped in front of a building which was a few meters away from where I live. I was wal...
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Dec 13, 2018 10:45
Eileen

Jealousy

I can't help but to compare myself with others. In the process of comparing somebody else's talent or ability with my own, I deve...
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Dec 12, 2018 12:22
Eileen

I despise myself for trying to avoid difficulties.

I despise myself for trying to avoid difficulties. After finishing the last project, I started working on a new one which very little...
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Dec 11, 2018 12:16
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Macau is known for having casinos and many Portuguese influenced historical s...

Macau is known for having casinos and many Portuguese influenced historical sights. I am planning on visiting Macau next week for the pur...
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Dec 10, 2018 12:51
Eileen

I consider myself a lucky person.

I consider myself a lucky person. I was born in the 90s and at the time, it was illegal for Chinese families to have more than two ch...
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Dec 9, 2018 12:58
Eileen

Write, Write, and Write

As I mentioned in the previous post, I was going to study the vocabulary words in the transcript of a podcast episode called "Emotio...
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Dec 8, 2018 13:31