Where were you born?
I was born in Eritrea, which is a neighboring country of Ethiopia, found in East African. But this was just the beginning of a lifelong traveling and adventures.
Where have you traveled or lived?
I have lived in and traveled to East Africa, Europe and North America. Specific countries and States include Eritrea, Sweden, Norway, London, German, Toronto and Arizona.
Which is your favorite place in the world?
My favorite place in the world is Canada. Not only is Canada full of raw and naturally landscapes but the people are truly nice and polite.
Which languages do you speak and how did you learn them?
English, Tigrinia, Swedish, French and German.
How has speaking different languages helped you?
When learning a new language it is not just about vocabulary or grammar but about the people, culture and food. This intern has helped me to be goal oriented but also enjoy the journey.
When you were little, what would you say you wanted to be?
How long have you been a teacher and what is your favorite thing about being a teacher?
I have been teaching for over 18 years. Witnessing people communicate with confidence and ease is my favorite part of teaching.
Tell us about your course and how was your experience recording courses in Platzi?
My experience with Platzi was professional and flexible. This course is about increasing ones knowledge about finance and transferring that knowledge into a marketable skill such as communication.
Which are your top 3 tips to improve English speaking skills?
1-Practice having both sides of a conversation daily, this means asking questions and giving answers.
2- Watch or listen to the news in English.
3- Take 10 minutes a day to read a book in English, even if it is children’s book.
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