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I have. I was born and partially raised in Italy, did some of my schooling there, and then moved to the U.S. I think I have a pretty good handle on the differences. However, although I've traveled to northern and eastern Europe I've never lived there. So it's terra incognita to some extent.
As to how Europeans adapt to American life, there aren't many of them who actually emigrate here. The quotas are all geared the other way. Of those who do I would disagree with the post upthread. I think the Irish/English immigrants still do the best, because of the language issue. Even in terms of culture, I still think Italians have a harder time adjusting. American is much more like England or even Germany than it is like Italy, although it's still very different from Britain.
Anyway, American society is very inclusive and accepting; all you have to do is make an effort.
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