For the weekend we all went to our separate families to get a taste of French life and allow our host family to show us things that they like to do. Last night when I arrived at my host family’s house I was greeted by their extended family; all together 13 people! We had a nice dinner and then talked about life in America. Today, after going into town in the morning, we drove to a 993 dated castle called “Castelnou”. It is very interesting and has wonderful views.

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As my French gets better it becomes mentally taxing to switch back and forth between English and French. The full immersion is doing wonders already and I wish I could stay longer so that I could become fluent.

-Erik Platt

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