American English 

you won't learn in textbooks

Whether you want to improve your listening comprehension or adopt an authentic American accent and vocabulary, if you have trouble understanding American English in movies, shows, videos, songs, memes, comics, or when you chat with your American friends, you've come to the right place! 

Here you'll find real, everyday American English in real-life stories, in dialogs using language that American native speakers actually use in their daily lives and with everything explained both grammatically and from the perspective of what we're thinking when we use certain words, phrases, word orders, syntax, etc., and, more importantly, what contexts we use them in. You'll be talking like us in no time!

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If you're looking for a particular word or phrase, 

click on the magnifying glass in the upper right-hand corner of this window and look for it. This site isn't a dictionary, but there are a lot of definitions and explanations everywhere. 

And if you don't find what you're looking for, shoot me an email and I'll do my best to add it !

Also, explore the Pages and Phrasal Verbs tabs for interesting articles on common words and phrases we use every day in American English with full explanations and lots of examples and audio.

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