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Agree with all of these. Need to make plans for the future (e.g. look at other living arrangements to help adjust we felt.
Anger, depression and frustration the big one. Not so much homesick but missing friends and family a lot
Finger on the pulse with the latest happenings. Potential to go overseas easier (although we found not so much driving domestically like we had thought)
The SMOG!!! The TRAFFIC!!! and the POLLUTION!! Everyone just throws rubbish about and they don't care about the environment. Very sad. Also missing access to the outdoors (too hot here and too many snakes and bugs that bite) and playing sport.
Probably do all the time and just don't realise! Lost in translation happens a lot when trying to communicate something
Keep your eye on the future - make plans for the local environment (e.g. new living arrangements) even if you don't want to stay for a long time. It wasn't until we started looking at other areas to live and making an effort to create ties to the place that we started to enjoy ourselves more. Don't keep comparing to where you have come from - its just the way it is over here and you can't necessarily find logic in it. Once this is accepted things get easier