Ali is from Karachi, Pakistan. He lives in Flushing, Queens. He has been living in this country since January, 1997. His first language is Urdu. In addition he speaks others like Hindhi, Punjabi and Arabic in addition to English. He was born in Karachi, one of the big cities in Pakistan.
Ali has been working as a salesman in an electronics store named Circuit City during these past few years. He usually works five days a week and he usually use mass transportation to get to school, but sometimes he gets here by car. His major at La Guardia is computer sciences, and therefore, he has tried to study hard to achieve his goals. During these past few years, he has learned that the laws of this country have been some of the most controversial in the world.
His favorite season is summer because he enjoys playing cricket with some friends, although he also enjoys playing chess in his apartment with family and friends. His favorite holiday is Eid, which is celebrated each year after Ramadan. Ali has been waiting for the opportunity to get some money to visit Switzerland and other countries. He thinks that if he works hard, he will realize his dream.
Currently, he is studying at La Guardia Community College. His first semester was good enough for him. He started to study ESL 098 and he improved a lot of in this subject. He usually spends two hours doing his homework and he expects to learn more about grammar in this English class. He is a good person and good partner. His projects are the most important thing that he wants to accomplish.
by Gentil Tello