What is your previous job?
I don’t have job experience, I just graduated from university.
Why do you decide to come to the Philippines?
Because I want to work in the electronics industry in the future, I can get a lot of help if I have good English skills.
And there is still has a window period before I enter the workplace, so I came to Philippines to improve my English Skill.
Why do you choose to study at MeRISE English Academy?
My agency recommend MeRISE to me, which is very suitable for member of society.
And my Japanese roommate also shared the experience with other language academy in Philippines, he also think the teachers in MeRISE are very professional.
How was your study in the Philippines?
I have studied here for 8 weeks, teachers are very kind and enthusiasm. At the beginning, I couldn’t say entire sentences in English, but I can speak English fluently now. Otherwise my pronunciation also got a great improve.
Teachers also provide suitable lessons according to each student. You can choose topics or areas that you are interested in, which can effectively improve the learning outcomes.
Have you studied English before?
I only study English at school.
What has changed yourself compare to before?
I have the courage to speak English and know how to learn. After returning to Taiwan, I will continue to learn English.
Did you enjoy your weekends in Cebu?
I’m very enjoy the weekends in Cebu. I have been to downtown of Cebu, Dumaguete, Moalboal and Bohol island. I especially recommend Maolbaol to everyone, because the shops would not price themself out of the market and swimming with sardines is a wonderful experience.
By the way, if you don’t take bus or take boats. There is a newly aquarium in downtown Cebu, which is also recommended to everyone.
Do you think your English ability has already improved through this study abroad?
I got a lots of improve. At the beginning, I only can use vocabularies to answer the questions and I always can’t understand what classmates talk about. But now I can use full sentences to answer the question. And I also can read harder articles after everyday practice.
How do you keep your English competence in the future?
I will use English in the future job, so I can keep with it. And I also have the plan to download some apps to keep learning English, like: voice tube、EF hello…etc.
Do you have any plans after study abroad?
I will go to work immediately and hope that this experience will help me in my future work.
Finally, I would like you to leave a message to those who are going to study at MeRISE.
MeRISE’s environment and equipment make people feel cozy. There also have the gym & swimming pool, I always go to the gym in my free time, it help me organize my thoughts and divert my attention.
The teachers here will provide suitable textbooks according to their personal situation. You can choose topics or areas that you are interested in, which can effectively improve the learning outcomes.
In the end, I want to share with everyone, I love my teachers, classmates, roommates so much! It is highly recommended that you come to MeRISME!