Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Expat life: The good, the bad, the ugly

“Is it all swimming pools, excitement and endless cultural opportunity, or is life as an expat tougher than it looks?

We went to question and answer site, Quora, to find out some of the advantages and disadvantages of expat life.

Father-of-three, Yoni Passwell, co- founder of travel website Voyjer.com, said that while living in China, the language barrier was one of the hardest challenges, particularly not being able to ask for simple things in simple situations.”

Read more @ http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20150612-highs-and-lows-of-expat-life

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