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Tick, tick, tick, tock, tock tock - however you say it, time is everywhere and it affects everyone. But surprisingly, one second in Beijing is not necessarily the same as one second in Cairo.

Why? Because people have different attitudes to time and experience time in different ways. Complete this unit to find out more.

THINK
First, listen to our working abroad interviewees to hear their experiences of time. How would you describe your attitude to time?

Working Abroad and time
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INTRODUCTION: PAGE 1 OF 1


IN TIME

PART 1: INTRODUCTION
PART 2: A THEORY OF TIME
PART 3: GETTING TIME WRONG
PART 4: RICHARD'S TIP & USEFUL LINKS
PART 5: USEFUL VOCABULARY AND PHRASES
Link to the general unit
Link to the unit on language
Link to the unit on body language
Link to the unit on time
Link to the unit on status
Link to the unit on relationships
Link to Federico's page
Link to Adam's page
Link to Maralde's page
Link to Chris's page
Link to Andre's page
Link to Richard, the cross-cultural expert's page
Link to the sitemap
FEDERICO
FEDERICO
ADAM
ADAM
MARALDE
MARALDE
CHRIS
CHRIS
ANDRE
ANDRE
RICHARD COOK,
EXPERT
RICHARD COOK,
EXPERT