dream big

This week in class we talked about homes. At the end of the lesson I had my students write about their dream homes. Here are some of the best responses (and the English names they’ve chosen for themselves):

“In my dream I want to live in a house like a ball with a lot of windows… My house can round on the beach because it is a ball. There is no fence no sidewalk no driveway no yard no porch, so that we could round and round.” –Lazy Cat

“My dream home would be a splendent motorhouse, with 2-3 stories, with brand new equipments, variety of rooms. It can speed fast, even with burden weight… My family can accompany with me, including wife, child. I believe their life can be more colorful because of my existance!” –Greenson (more “formally” known as “Green Johnson”)

“I always dream about my home could build up in a village which is surrounding by bamboo. Next to my home have several field. I can grown any vegetables I like. Of course flowers and chicken are essential. When chicken lay eggs or flowers are beautiful both can make me happy. Away from town a breath of fresh air taste kind of vegetable.” –Sherry

“I like to have a house which is next to the ocean. The apparent of it is a blue globules… When I get up everyday, when I open the door, I can breath the ocean air and hug the ocean and I can forget all of the troubles.” –Coco

“I don’t care about how many rooms it have, or what color it would be. I only want to my wife will live in the room. And we will have a clear baby. Also we can make a dilicious dinner together. Our love in the house is all.” –Money

(Note: bathtubs are not very common in China) “I really want to have a huge bathtub then I can shower like a fish! Amazing! I guess it’s more relaxing than a shower. However, it’s maybe just a dream in CHINA. (crying…)” [This one included a drawing of crying face at the bottom] –Jasmine

“My dream house don’t need luxury. Six rooms is enough. Bedrooms for my family to sleep. One dining room, one chicken, and one bathroom.” –July

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One thought on “dream big

  1. I think it’s funny that the one who only wanted a house full of love named himself Money. I also aspire to one day have a clear baby. (I think Katie and Ross are on track for that.)

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