Education Is The First Thing Of A Girl 's Life Essay

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Whenever people talk about education, the first thing that it brings to their minds is the word “school”. In most people’s opinions, receiving education is when they go to school. What is more, according to the Oxford Dictionary, the definition of the word “education” is “The process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, especially at a school or university”. However, is the school or the university the only place we can actually be educated? Let’s imagine a day of a girl’s life. Starting from the morning, she wakes up and brushes her teeth, and wait a second, does she learn how to brush her teeth in school? I believe that most people learn how to brush their teeth before they go to school. Let’s continue the story; after breakfast, she goes to the Aquarium to study about different kinds of aquatic animal with her classmates in the biology class. After that, she has a part-time job in a Taiwanese restaurant. Her job is to make the drinks, such as bubble tea and lemon tea. From the example above, we can see that this girl receives her education in three different places other than school: home, the place she travels to and the workplace. First of all, home is the first place that people start their educational lives. People learn how to walk, how to eat, how to dress themselves, and how to brush their teeth. Those basic survivor skills are taught by our parents at home, not school or university. Without knowing these skills, people cannot even be alive,…

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