When I emigrated from my home country China to the new country, I found it was hard to communicate with others because my English was very poor at that time. It strongly affected me in three ways, listening, speaking, and writing.
First, I found it was difficult to listen in English. I didn't like to watch TV in Canada although I was crazy about TV shows and TV series in China. Looking at the flicker
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would write something in English and try to use the words, phrases, idioms and sentence structure I have come across in my reading. Thus, now I can write more fluently and idiomatically.
In a word, listening, speaking and writing in English are the three barries for me to overcome in an English-speaking country. Nevertheless, I have great confidence in myself to learn English well. Ite is impossible for me to give up on improving English!