Alex, who is 17 and comes from Malaysia, is studying on our 25 hours English course. We asked him a little bit about himself and how he is getting on at Select English.
Hello Alex. Can you tell us about your family?
I have a father and mother and one sister, who is older than me.
What did you do before you came to Select English?
I was at school. My favourite subjects were English and mathematics.
And what do you want to do when you finish your English course?
I want to study Business at university. Maybe I will help my dad at work. He runs a company which recycles waste paper.
Is the UK very different from your home country?
Yes, the air is much fresher – and colder!
Do you like Cambridge?
Yes, it’s not too busy.
Have you been anywhere else in the UK?
Yes, I have visited London and Bicester with my friends.
What do you do in your spare time?
I go to the library to study and do my homework.
How long have you been studying English at Select?
I have been here for one month.
Why are you studying English?
Because my English is very bad and I want to improve.
Do you like Select English?
Yes, the teachers are very friendly.