Living and working abroad would be really easy if everyone spoke the same way and behaved in the same way. But, as soon as you leave
your own culture
it quickly becomes clear that things are not the same.
There are small and large differences
And how well you are able to deal with
these differences will affect how good your experience will be.
What sort of things do you think might be different between two cultures?
Now listen to Richard Cook. He mentions three things that you might find. What are they?
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CULTURAL DIFFERENCES? PAGE 1 OF 1
PART 1: INTRODUCTION
PART 2: CULTURAL DIFFERENCES?
PART 3: WHY WORK ABROAD?
PART 4: FIRST IMPRESSIONS
PART 5: USEFUL VOCABULARY AND PHRASES