Kilti ameriken

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Culture shock is a feeling you have when you move from one country to another and you do not understand the new culture. When you have culture shock, you may feel sad, scared or angry. You might miss your country and your culture. Li plis

American behavior

Learn some things to say and do so you can adjust to American culture and behavior. Li plis

Valè Ameriken

Read about the things that are important to Americans, such as independence, privacy and equality. Li plis

Talking and Communicating

Americans talk in a direct way. This means they tell you what they think. When you talk to an American, it is important to look people in the eye. Learn how to talk to Americans and understand American communication. Li plis

Konpòtman pwive

This page will help you learn about personal things like dating and family. You can also learn about alcohol and drugs in the United States. Li plis

Useful US laws to know

When you come to live in the United States, you cannot know all the laws and regulations. There are many thousands of laws! Every state has its own laws, twò. Here are some US laws that are useful to know. Li plis

Sòti de Komite a

welcoming refugeesMy first month in AmericaMy very first month in America was very hard. Mwen te pèdi, an boulvès/magregò, e la perèz. Anna, yon refijye sòti de Bimani, writes about her first month in America.
Fè zanmi Ameriken: My experience integrating in the American societyFè zanmi Ameriken: My experience integrating in the American societyMaking American friends. This story is a real one and shows what is like meeting people from different cultures.
MThe struggles refugees and immigrants face everydayWilson Kubwayo, refijye yon, shares some of the greatest challenges he sees for newcomers. Learn the struggles refugees and immigrants face everyday.