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Benjamin (15)

male, GERMANY

Languages: German, English, French
Siblings: Older sister
Mother: Graduate Engineer
Father: Business Manager
Religion: Protestant
GM008EE Y

Interests

Soccer club, athletics club, skiing club, swimming, table tennis - WO

Letter to my Host Family

When I come to the U.S. I will be 15 years old. I have a older sister and we live with our mother. My mother, sister and I live in a small town and our school is very close. My father lives about 650 km away from us. My sister and I have 2 cats. My favorite sport is soccer where I spend a lot of my time. I play in a club with a lot of older guys because they don't have enough players. We practice 3 times a week. I also like to ski and I go with my family every year. I spend time with my friends and family doing these sports and we have a lot of fun. My sister is in America now and I really hope to go next year to meet the people and better my English.

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Gaia (18)

female, FRANCE

Languages: French, English, Spanish
Siblings: One older brother and one younger sister
Mother: Childcare Assistant
Father: Computer Technician
Religion: Not Involved
FR010EE Y

Interests

I love theater and dancing, especially ballet and modern dance. I often listen music and see operas. I also enjoy going to theater, museums, and traveling. - EM

Letter to my Host Family

Bonjour! My name is Gaia, I am a seventeen year old girl from France. I am the middle child and have a little sister and older brother. My parents are divorced but my father lives in the same city. The last past nine months, I have seen twenty plays! I like studying literature and enjoy languages and the theater. My biggest passion is ballet and modern dance. I study dance twice a week after school. I am so very open-minded and wish to have more knowledge and understanding of foreign cultures. I want to discover more of the American culture. My dream and objective is to work in the Arts, as Arts has no boundaries. A bientot j espere, (I hope to see you soon)

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Barbara (15)

female, GERMANY

Languages: German, Spanish, English, French, Latin
Siblings: Two younger brother, younger sister
Mother: Lecture of Philosophy
Father: Professor - PHD
Religion: Catholic
GM009EE Y

Interests

Singing, playing piano, music, acting, traveling - AS

Letter to my Host Family

Fourteen year old Barbara was born in Colombia, spent a short time in Spain, and now lives in Germany. She has family in each of those places and in the United States. Barbara loves history, languages, travel, and music. She loves to sing, play piano, and perform on stage. She dreams of using her music to help others gain confidence and inspiration to believe in themselves and their dreams. Barbara is looking forward to experiencing the diversity of America and can't wait to meet her new family.

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Luis (16)

male, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, English, French
Siblings: Younger brother
Mother: Teacher
Father: Business Director
Religion: Catholic
SP006EE Y

Interests

Sparta athletics club, video games, reading, guitar, piano, music, movies, swimming, playing card, soccer, biking, I am keen on everything related to space. - SN

Letter to my Host Family

My name is Luis and I live in a small city near the center of Spain. I live with my parents and my brother. I have lots of good friends and enjoy spending time with them, We paly video games. go to the cinema dinner. I compete in long distance running and feel I am very active. I want to work with NASA or ESA in my future. I love to read books fantasy and science fiction. I am really looking forward to my exchange year.

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Frida Lisa Johanna (17)

female, SWEDEN

Languages: Swedish, English, French
Siblings: Two older brothers
Mother: PHD Lecturer
Father: Newspaper Editor
Religion: Not Involved
SW002EE Y

Interests

I take violin and viola lesson once a week, guitar, piano, singing, theater, acting, moves , my favorite thing to do in summer is to take our wooded boat out. - SN

Letter to my Host Family

I am Frida and I am 16. I live with my mom and dad and have 2 older brothers that I am very close to. My passion is theatre and acting. I also play violin and viola. I have taken lessons for many years. I am really excited to come to America and speak English to everyone!! I am also super excited about High School and the "High School spirit". I love to cook and try new recipes

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Casper (16)

male, DENMARK

Languages: Danish, English, German, French
Siblings: Older sister
Mother: Coordinator
Father: Salesman
Religion: Protestant
DK005EE Y

Interests

Fitness club, taekwondo, running, skiing, swimming, animals, watching nature and animal documentaries-WO

Letter to my Host Family

I come from a town in Denmark close to Copenhagen. I live with my mom, dad and sister and am very close to my family. When I am not at school or studying, I go for a run with my dad on Sundays and go to the gym with my friends. I have participated in swimming and soccer and have a red belt in Taekwondo. I work in a camera store and take passport pictures and sell camera equipment. I really love animals but we can't have animals in our apartment, so I get really happy when I get to go to my friend or family's house that have pets.

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Alexander (15)

male, GERMANY

Languages: German, Latin, English
Siblings: Two older sister
Mother: Housewife
Father: Postal Clerk
Religion: Not Involved
GM004EE Y

Interests

I am interested in almost any school subject (history politics, maths, physics, chemistry, biology, music, art and languages). I also like to play alto-saxophone and am part of a chess-club - EM

Letter to my Host Family

Hi! I am Alexander a 15 young man from Germany. Let me tell you a little about me. I am a creative learner and enjoy many subjects such as natural science, music, art and religion. In my spare time I like to play the saxophone. I currently live with my parents and have 2 older sister. My sisters no longer live in our home, so I feel like any only child at times. I am a vegetarian. I do not mind others eating meat. I actually would like to try and cook some German dishes as I have recipes with me but will need your help to prepare them. I think this year will bring some compromises and create open mindedness for me and as others that I might meet. I am looking forward to meeting you and your family.

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Pannita (17)

female, THAILAND

Languages: Thai, English, Chinese, Japanese
Siblings: Older sister
Mother: Nurse
Father: Deceased
Religion: Buddist
TH003EE Y

Interests

Badminton, table tennis, reading books, music, guitar, cooking, my favorite subject is Biology - WO

Letter to my Host Family

I am a 16 year old girl from Thailand. My family is small but cozy as I live with my mom and my older sister. I go to a small school with 24 students in my class. I graduate with a concentration in science mathematics but my favorite subject is biology. I enjoy playing table tennis and badminton. Someday I would like to try camping, hiking or skiing.

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Pablo (16)

male, SPAIN

Languages: Spanish, English, Euskera, French
Siblings: Younger sister
Mother: Area Manager
Father: Insurance Seller
Religion: Not Involved
SP007EE Y

Interests

Basketball, tennis, running, swimming, soccer, baseball, golf, traveling, music, movies, designing and programming a robot made out of Lego. - TW

Letter to my Host Family

My name is Pablo and my parents, my sister and I enjoy many sports and we have a strong family relations and often get together on weekends. Besides playing a variety of sports, I try and play a couple times week. I like go to shopping, go to the Cinema with my friends and hang out. I was on the Lego league of robotics. It was an amazing experience. I’m good in science and I plan to study engineering at the University.

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Mathias (16)

male, DENMARK

Languages: Danish, German, English
Siblings: Two younger sisters, one younger brother
Mother: School Teacher
Father: Company Owner
Religion: Christian
DK007EE Y

Interests

Soccer, handball, badminton, target shooting, golf, playing games, reading, being with friends, coaching a children's soccer team - ND

Letter to my Host Family

My name is Mathias and I'm currently 16 year old. I live with my mom, stepdad, sister and brother. I also have a baby sister from my dad's side. We live pretty busy lives and it's pretty fun. I enjoy being active and playing sports like soccer, handball, badminton and golf. I'm also very competitive. Even though I stay pretty busy, I also hold 2 small jobs, one of them is being a volunteer soccer coach for the kids soccer in my town. I love training kinds and see their skills improve. I have chores I'm responsible for at home but overall, I like to help in anyway I can. In school, my favorite subjects are Math and English, I love numbers. I'm looking forward to being a part of your family and seeing all that America has to offer.

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