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If you’re vacationing in the U.S. in the summer, it might well involve a beach.
A recent Buzzfeed post (“How to Annoy Brits”) has “Praise Them Publicly” as No. 16. I’ll go one further and say that we Brits don’t do well with public praise in general, so coming to the U.
By Toni Hargis | Posted on April 7th, 2014
Although it’s not quite as rigid as keeping to the right on the London Underground, and you won’t provoke the same rage if you err, there actually is a loose system when walking around in the U.S.
Want to talk on a cell phone in the U.S. without racking up some serious charges?
By Laurence Brown | Posted on March 24th, 2014
It’s one of the oldest conundrums on a budding writer’s lips: “How do I succeed as a freelancer?”
By Toni Hargis | Posted on March 21st, 2014
Picture the scene, Brits: you’re at a party, and you start chatting to your friend’s neighbor who seems like a very nice person. You have lots in common and are getting on like a house on fire.
Gone are the days when “NYC” was code for “Manhattan”. New Yorkers—including a vast number of Brits—are shifting south and a little bit east towards the city’s second borough: Brooklyn.
By Laurence Brown | Posted on February 10th, 2014
Moving to the United States is a lot like attending school for the first time: there’s a new lingo to learn; a certain dress code to acknowledge; a list of rules to follow. Moreover, the food is not what you are used to and—until …
By Jon Langford | Posted on January 14th, 2014
Moving to the U.S.? Think you speak the language? Think again. Here are ten everyday phrases that may cause concern or confusion to the uninformed immigrant.
Chances are, while you’re in the U.S., you’ll visit somewhere that’s higher than you’ve ever been if you’re not a skier or a serious climber.