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Study Off the Beaten Track in the US

When considering where to study abroad in the US, the first places that come to most international student’s minds are New York City, Boston, Los Angeles, and maybe Chicago, but there is so much more to America! Take a look at these brief descriptions of weird and wacky American cities and see if any of them might be your cup of tea.

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Idioms About Making Decisions

We have to make decisions every day, but sometimes it’s so hard to just make up your mind! If you’re on the fence about a big decision, then these idioms might help your thought process! (Or at least help you procrastinate making a difficult decision😂)

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English Idioms about Competition

They say some friendly competition never hurt anyone. In fact, sometimes, people even thrive on a little competition! If you’re one of these people, these idioms about competition might come in handy…

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Black and White Idioms

Today we bring you a variety of English idioms featuring black and white images to help you visualize the meanings, along with sample sentences and definitions!

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Fall Idioms

The time has come for Americans to kiss summer goodbye and welcome fall (also known as autumn). Here are some idioms about the fall season!

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Present Perfect Continuous Tense

The present perfect continuous is an important verb form for talking about recent events and their durations. Read about the rules for using the present perfect continuous tense, how we form it, and tons of example sentences!

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Top 27 Twitter Accounts to Learn English

Learning English online isn't easy, and your best options are generally actual online classes with real teachers, but Twitter does have some great ESL accounts you can follow to help improve your English in 280 characters! Here's a list of our favorites. 

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Past Perfect Tense

The past perfect is an important verb form for describing events in the past. Read about the rules for using the past perfect tense, how we form it, and tons of example sentences!

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Summer Idioms

In America, summer officially ends on September 22nd, though in many places it starts to feel like fall much earlier than that! To make sure we enjoy summer for as long as possible, here are some fun summer idioms!

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Silent T Words

Stop pronouncing these words wrong! If you’re looking for explanations and examples of words with silent T, you’ve come to the right place. Charts, definitions, a word list of over 20 examples, and the history of how silent T became silent.

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Battle Idioms

Today’s idiom posts are all about dogs! Check out this post for several example sentences, definitions. and images to help you remember these idioms!

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Dog Idioms

Today’s idiom posts are all about dogs! Check out this post for several example sentences, definitions. and images to help you remember these idioms!

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Cat Idioms

English has tons of idioms about animals. Have a look at these idioms about cats. Check out this post for several example sentences, definitions. and images to help you remember these idioms!

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