Student commutes 1,000 miles from POLAND to London

We have students coming through Native English who’ve studied abroad or who are thinking of studying abroad, but this story about a British student certainly shows a different side to the situation.

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A thrifty student commutes to his UK university from POLAND to save money.

Jonathan Davey moved to Gdansk because it’s cheaper for him to live there and fly back for lectures.

He made the decision after ­discovering that renting a room near his campus could cost him up to £220 a week.

Read the article to find out how it works in practice….

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/student-commutes-1000-miles-poland-6521028

VOCABULARY

thrifty = http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/thrifty

he toyed with the idea = he considered the idea in a way that is not serious or definite

crippling = http://www.macmillandictionary.com/dictionary/british/crippling

bohemian = http://www.macmillandictionary.com/dictionary/british/bohemian_1