- Submitted by: nami
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- Date Submitted: 01/29/2010 01:33 AM
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Debate on Studying Abroad
The phenomena of students leaving their home country to continue their studies else where has increased dramatically over the years. This is really starting to be at noticeable rate in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As now parents don’t want their children getting a good education but the best. When people's standard of living increase, they often think about improving their knowledge for a better life. To do that, they choose to study in developed countries where they can get progressive education. Education is something which is very important. Knowledge is essential in order to secure as good a employment position as possible. Studying abroad is a popular choice among students today, however is it the best? Studying abroad has both its advantages and disadvantages.
In my opinion, I think studying abroad is the best way to improve ourselves. As you know, there are obvious advantages to study abroad.
The first advantage of studying abroad would be the motivation to learn a new language or improving your existing language knowledge. Living in a new any country, whether studying or working, you are not able to get by with your mother language therefore; you are forced to learn that country’s language. Consequently, studying abroad improves quickest student’s skills in speaking new language and indeed learns more of that language it’s the best way to learn as you learn and talk all the time with the native speakers. Other benefit of studying abroad would be the experiencing a different culture. Getting to know a new country where you are staying, seeing a different way of life and experiencing the way other people do things such as the way they talk and behave would encourage and nurture one’s independence as well as equip the student with resourcefulness needed to be self-sufficient in a foreign country. Moreover, the common reason for people to choose a foreign country to study is gaining education of high quality and enlarging their knowledge span.....