American traditions of dating
If eating can help students concentrate better in class, why not?It differs from my hometown, since eating in class is totally banned.This was different from back home where we were not even allowed to chew gum, let alone eating anything in class.During our classes back in India we had to stand up whenever we were addressed by the professor or whenever they walked in.We have to be serious and there is almost no joking in the classroom. However, I experienced something totally different here.My English teacher sometimes brought homemade desserts to us.
One student behind me was eating peppers or something and the professor walked in and said, “Hey Peter, the pepper smells good” and just continued on with the class.Class participation is important back home, but doesn’t count as much as the final exams which pretty much decide our grades for a semester.Assignments and homework do not contribute to a major part of our grade like they do here.” “If you ask many Nigerian young adults or teenagers, the dating culture is not as prominent in Nigeria as it is in many Western cultures.In India, we could not use our cell phones during class.We would have to learn everything by heart instead of understanding the whole thing as opposed to here where the learning methods are more logical and practical.
However, when we do date, we have some rules that guide how we date.