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Study Abroad in Beijing (Part 3): Reflecting on My Time Abroad

Looking back on the past four months I've spent studying abroad in Beijing, I realize that I've come a long way from the fish out of water I was back in February. Toward the end of my time abroad, I was carrying out conversations in Mandarin with locals every day, talking about everything from the weather to the IMF chief’s scandal (a taxi driver brought that one up). I memorized all 14 stops on line 10 of the subway from my apartment to the central business district, where I worked for an internship.

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