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Moving Essay Examples

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New Experiences in America
The first twelve years of my life were spent in the most beautiful and calm place, Ecuador.  Throughout this time, I was a social butterfly and loved to learn new things.  Things started to change however when I moved to the United States. I was nervous at first, but since my mother had been here for a very long time, she k...
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Immigrating to America
I had the most difficult time when I left the country that I was born in and where I grew up. I had to leave my original country and immigrate, first to Sudan and then, to Kenya, followed by the US, which is our main destination. Why the US? Because my dad was living in the US but my mom, my brother, and I were living in E...
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How Me and My Parents Moved to India, Leaving Our Old Live Behind
- - Tap ... tap ... tap ... I looked up to see a blurry figure of my mother tapping a few fingers on my shoulder. 'Sorry to wake you up, Rishi, but me and Daddy have something important to tell you.' She was not smiling. I got up, now fully awake, wondering what was going on. With my father standing next to her, my mother...
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A Comparison of Queens and Brooklyn
Queens and Brooklyn Even though Queens and Brooklyn are not the busiest areas in New York, they still have a lot of business and people living there. Because the public transportation system in the City does not cover the entire Metropolitan area, as a result commuters can easily take up to at least one and a half hours...
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The Nurturing Instinct from a Mother
The Nurturing Instinct Can a male survive without his mother at college as well as a female can in performing simple tasks? I believe that it is more difficult for a male to go away to college than it is for a female. A female may inherit a mothering gene, which could give her some ideas of what to do while on her own. The...
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An Analysis of the Characters in Edmund Crispin's "The Moving Toyshop"
When a story is being told, there are many facts and details that the narrator needs to put into the story so that the reader understands what is happening. The way that the storyteller gives the facts to the reader is very important. In The Moving Toyshop, Edmund Crispin tells us the necessities of the story in a wonderful...
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An Introduction to the Personal Experience of Moving from Santo Domingo to New York City
He had just turned 18 and he was all alone. It was 1982 when my father had moved from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, where he had lived his whole life, to New York City. While he was growing up he always had dreams of living in the United States where anybody could be whoever they wanted to be – by working for it of c...
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How Moving to America Has Impacted My Life
I was six the day I found out that I was coming to American, and that was the day I was not only the happiest, but also the most nervous. I was happy to see my siblings that I had not seen for six months. My dad had took my older sister and brothers to America before me , and the day that my mom left without tell me that m...
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Comparing New Jersey to South Carolina
I’m a city girl at heart; the night lights and day drama always grabbed hold of me as I walked the streets of East Orange, New Jersey. On the other hand, North Carolina never gave me the adrenaline that New Jersey offered. I went to school in North Carolina, andI stayed every summer in New Jersey. New Jersey and North Caro...
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My Journey to Success
I came from a little country, called Lebanon. Throughout my academic journey, good grades came to me faster than bikini girls came on to me on a regular beach day. Anyhow, my attitude truly reflected my overly self-confidence and my lack of ambition towards anything. But when my family moved to America, I suddenly had to fa...
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Moving to Virginia
Moving always sucks, whether it is the leaving, being somewhere new that you’re not used to, or the packing. When my dad told us we were moving to Virginia, I about cried. Everything seemed so horrible in the beginning, but then something completely unexpected happened. The first thing that got me upset about leaving was t...
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My Interview with Mihail Gadjelov
When you first hear the name Mihail Gadjelov you think “What a strange name! He must be from a different country”, well he is. Mihail, also known as Mike or Mikey, is originally from Petrich, Bulgaria in Europe. He was born in a local hospital in Petrich at 4:20pm on Tuesday, June 9, 1992 by his mother Nelka Gadjelova. By h...
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The Challenges I Experienced When I Moved from Pakistan to America
Most of us have experienced moving from one country to another. People forsake their homeland and move somewhere else for various reasons and throughout history, countless millions of people have done so. Learning a new language, wearing the same style of clothes as others and teaching yourself how to be like others to be a...
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My First Apartment
The first time I ever walked into my very first apartment all I
saw were wonderfulthings that I loved. From the big open living
room to the oversized closets to the adorable window from the
kitchen to the dining room every room seemed better than the
last. Even our two dogs could come with us, and it was in a
really good lo...
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My Learning Experience at DHSMS
I remember receiving a big yellow envelope in the mail back in August of 2009. It was a registration packet, not paying attention to the sender's address, I opened it. I realized it was coming from DHSMS and not my regular school NNC. I pondered a few seconds about why I had received this packet. At first I didn’t worry, I...
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Moving Out
I had wanted to move for a long time, but when my mom told me we might be moving I was devastated. I was sitting on my couch and my mom was looking at houses online. At first, I thought she was just seeing what was out there as she usually does, but then I started asking questions that I felt like I already knew the answer...
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How Moving to California Has Shaped Dreams and Aspirations
After the tenth birthday, my content life quickly turned into a new direction as my family moved from Vietnam to a small town in California. Moving to an entirely new country was a frightening experience due to many issues such as language and money. Surprisingly, this twisted chapter ofmy life would not only shape me into...
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How to Have an Effective PCS Move
In the military, there is one thing most service men and women all have
in common. At some point you will have to take part in a Permanent
Change of Station, often known as a PCS move. For the new, this can be
very overwhelming. Where do you start? What is the most important part
of this experience? How are you going to han...
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Moving to Summeton
When I was about ten years of age, my dad discussed moving to a
different location. The weather in West Virginia seemed to get more
colder with lots of snow. My dad wanted to live in a climate where it
would have warmer temperatures . Once a year we would visit Summerton,
South Carolina to see my dad's cousins. Summerton se...
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A Turkish Man's Future
Standing in front of the mirror the sweat came down on his face; he knew he had to finish his last set of his bicep curls. Each rep has to be clean and steady, he thought, when he saw his blood vessel was about to burst out of his skin. Eight, nine, ten, he dropped his dumbbells as it bangs so hard on the floor, like the so...
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First Day at a New School
New, shy, nervous that was how I felt on the first day of school. Barely knowing my way around, until I meet Nawar. She was friendly and always stopped to talk to me. This is how I got one of my aspects of who I am. A Source of identity is in my friends and family. They are who I am with most of the time. I was a new ki...
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Moving at the Beginning of Seventh Grade
It was my first day of seventh grade. The sun was shinning, the birds were singing, and I was crying. I had just found out that I was moving! I moved around a lot in California. The home that I had in Las Vegas had been my first and only stable home for two years. That was a record. I did not want to move. I did not want to...
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Growing Up in the Streets of Nashville Tennessee
When I was 10 years old I moved from Dallas Texas to Nashville Tennessee because my parents didn’t like the life in Texas because they didn’t know any English to go out and ask for a job, so my parents decided that they wanted to move to Tennessee because there were a lot of people that knew from back home. My dad left us i...
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Difficulties of Moving
“Life for me ain’t been no crystal stair. It’s had tacks in it, and splinters, and boards torn up, and places with no carpet on the floor bare. But all the time I’se been a-climbin’ on, and reachin’ landin’s, and turnin’ corners, and sometimes goin’ in the dark where there ain’t been no light… I’se still climbin’.” (Langsto...
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How It Feels like to Be an Outsider
Being an outsider is one of the things I have experience moving to a new place. Moving to a little town coming from a big city is one major thing, I will explain how I become an outsider there. I did not know anybody in that little town. As I was driving toward into the town I just keep seeing only trees than buildings. Mor...
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