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Whether you’re looking for a cozy cafe or a place to go dancing on a Friday night, we’ve got some great local tips for you so that there’s no need to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge for the third time or get mixed up in a horde of people in Times Square. From neighborhood guides to off the beaten path destinations, consider our blog your one-stop destination for all things NYC culture.

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Phrasal Verb Quiz

Thanks for taking our Phrasal Verb Quiz! Check out some of our other grammar and vocabulary posts: 10 OF THE MOST COMMON MISTAKES IN ENGLISH – AND HOW TO AVOID THEM THE AMERICAN SLANG YOU NEED TO KNOW DO YOU…

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Preposition Quiz!

Preposition Quiz! Choose the appropriate prepositions to complete the sentences. Thanks for taking our Preposition Quiz! Check out some of our other grammar and vocabulary posts: 10 OF THE MOST COMMON MISTAKES IN ENGLISH – AND HOW TO AVOID THEM…

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Like an old house that’s been repainted over and over throughout the decades, the East Village is a neighborhood of many layers. Each layer, faded or sparkling, contributing to the unique identity of this quintessential New York nabe. From immigrant…

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If you live in a small town in Alaska, Amazon Prime might be your only salvation when it comes to gift giving. However, for those of you in NYC, there really isn’t a good enough excuse for giving everybody in…

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The other day I was blown away when one of my students, Yukina wrote about her host mother, Emily–someone she had only known for a couple of  weeks–as being one of the people she most admired in her life. With…

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The American Slang You Need to Know

If you’ve ever found yourself lost in a conversation because every other word was some form of alien English, you’re not alone. Most native speakers aren’t even aware of the amount of slang they use in their day-to-day encounters. Nevertheless,…

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