Amerikaanse cultuur

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American behavior

Learn some things to say and do so you can adjust to American culture and behavior. Lees meer

Amerikaanse waarden

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

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. Lees meer

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, ook. Here are some US laws that are useful to know. Lees meer

Personal behavior

Personal behavior in the USA might be very different than in your country. Read to learn about things like staying clean, smoking, and dating. Lees meer

Voting in elections – where and how to vote

The USA is a democracy where citizens get to decide who their leaders are. There are different types of elections you may be able to vote in. Read to learn who can vote and where and how to vote. Lees meer

Van de Gemeenschap

gastvrije vluchtelingenMijn eerste maand in AmerikaMijn allereerste maand in Amerika was erg moeilijk. Ik was verloren, verward, en bang. Anna, een vluchteling uit Birma, schrijft over haar eerste maand in Amerika.
Maken van Amerikaanse vrienden: My experience integrating in the American societyMaken van Amerikaanse vrienden: 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.
My First Month in America: Ik kon niet mijn naam uitsprekenThe struggles refugees and immigrants face everydayWilson Kubwayo, een vluchteling, shares some of the greatest challenges he sees for newcomers. Learn the struggles refugees and immigrants face everyday.