Chapter 12: Compare and Contrast

Sowmya Subramaniam

My Heritage

None of my dad's ancestors came to the U.S. My dad came to the U.S.(Texas) from South Africa, because he had a better role in his job. My dad is still an Indian Citizen, and hasn't gone through the citizenship process. My dad was born in India, more specifically from southen India, and he also grew up there.

Immigrants

Most of the immigrants came from Europe, and had to go trough the citizenship process. Most of the immigrant's ancestors were already in the U.S. The immigrants were born in Europe, and grew up there too. Most of the immigrants came for a fresh start in their life.

Similarities between my dad and the immigrants

My dad and the immigrants were both born in an outside country. My dad liked playing games for entertainment, and most of the immigrants played games for a time pass as well. My dad came to the U.S. because he had a better role in his job, and immigrants came to the U.S. because they wanted a better life. My dad and the immigrants had something better when they came to the U.S.