1 Living in a foreign country on your own differs a lot from visiting it as a tourist.
2 To feel good in a different culture you need to forget about your own.
3 Overcoming difficulties connected with culture shock can be very rewarding.
4 Some people believe that culture shock is a disease but this is not so.
5 If you are not prepared to make some effort to understand a different culture, you'd better stay at home.
6 People often think that if something is different, it is good.
7 If you learn as much as you can about the culture you are going to live in, you will help yourself to overcome culture shock.