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bio website sydneygrowers.com
location Australia
age 94
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seen Apr 13 at 23:29

Have been learning Chinese for about 10 years now. Although I get to practice every day with my wife and family, I am still only average.

Where I live is about 80% Chinese speakers so I have plenty of people to practice with and it's like living in China without actually being there.


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