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Various people talk about groups, clubs, and things they belong to and why they are a part of it.
Chris, Belgium
Do you belong to anything? Well, I belong to a running club. It's actually a marathon running club because I used to start running marathons two years ago, and if you train for a marathon it's like a lot of time you have to invest in it and a lot of running you have to speakerdo alone by yourself, and if you have somebody, with you, like your a member of a club, it's just much more fun to do it with other people than if you have to do it alone.

Aiste, Lithuania
speakerYes, I belong to a singing club and piano club. And in singing club, it's like a small group of students that gather together and sing songs from all over the world on differnent topics, and piano club is the club where students prepare their own piano piece and then perform it once in a half year in a small concert or gathering in university.

Edwin, Soccer
speakerDo I belong to anything? Do I belong to anything? Well, I guess I'm a very big soccer fan, and I guess I belong to a soccer culture, if you can say ... call it that. Yeah, I follow soccer a lot back home. I'm really liking playing the sport. I really like watching the sport, but my favorite team is Manchester United.

Mike, Singapore
speakerIn university right now, I'm in a circle that involves that is sports based and we just play mainly volleyball and baseball, and membership isn't very big. It's like about maybe fifteen students, and we meet like once a week to just play sports, and usually on a weekend maybe we have like a dinner party or something.

Jess, Gym
speakerNo, in the past, I've joined things but I'm quite faddish about things so I'll start something but then not go after the first couple of months, especially gym memberships that would involve working out or any strenuous exercise.

George, United States
speakerDo you belong to anything? Well, no. I don't belong to any club or circle. Coming to college, I wasn't really interested in joining anything. I just wanted to get my studies over with quickly.