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Zhiyuan Tan 671822983 ztan7@uiuc.edu What is the first and most important thing that an international student will encounter when he/she just comes to this country? Absolutely ww , the answer is “culture shock”. Facing the different language, food, weather, socializing, every international student will be shocked. Although it’s difficult, they can do something to deal with this situation: the AAA, which means aware, accept and adjust. Aware the difference between culture and culture, Accept the different things in other culture, Adjust the new culture and live with it. Awareness of the differences between cultures and culture is a the fundamental thing that an international student should have when facing with culture shock. He/she has to know the difference that exists first, then, take action to deal with it. For instance: how to behavior ww politely, how to express their emotions correctly and how to communicate with other people friendly ww . The awareness of theses differences between the US and their homeland can reduce the fear of the new ones they will encounter
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