Set up your correspondence
pattern by telling your pal
when you usually check your emails,
where you check your emails,
how long it takes you to respond to his/her
Set up your goal
and suggest discussion topics that will help fulfill that goal.
--Remember that the specific
goal of this project is set by you and your pal.
Your major and future direction:
-- Do you like your major,
and what aspect of it do you like the best, or the least?
-- What is your plan for
Your hobbies, interests and pastimes
--What is your special hobby?
(Don't just say, "I love music, sports and reading.")
--Clubs in Fu Jen and sororities/fraternities
in A & M.
--How do you relax yourself?
How do you kill a day?
Your cultural/social background
--Where were you born?
What do you like or not like about your hometown?
--How do you characterize
Taiwanese/American college students?
--current social issues
common interests and cultural differences
1. See Netiquette.
2. General topics
related to personal beliefs (such as religion and love)
are difficult, if not impossible, to deal with via email.
topics (e.g. death penalty, abortion) should be
approached with mutual agreement.