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Untranslatables

You’ve probably heard the term “wanderlust,” or else seen it scrawled across the front of a magazine or maybe even stamped on the back of a camper van in whimsical, lagoon-blue font. The concept behind wanderlust―the strong desire to wander or travel the world―is universal (who hasn’t ... Read More

 

Coronalinguistics

Flour flies off shelves to meet the quaranbaking demands, social media news feeds become the go-to place to doomscroll, creative projects ensue as part of our coronacation, all as we adjust with what some deem the coronapocalypse. Nearly every aspect of our lives has been impacted by the COVID ... Read More

 

Book Recommendations for Winter Break!

Just in time for the holiday season, we crowd-sourced a list of book recommendations from leaders and veteran tutors at AJ Tutoring. The only requirements were that the books be appropriate for high-school-aged readers, and that they not be books that regularly show up on high school reading. ... Read More

 

Why Do You Need to Learn About Math?

No matter whether math is your favorite subject or your least, whether it’s easy or hard, at some point every person asks, “Why do I need to learn this crazy stuff?” The traditional answers of “because it’s on the final!” or “it’s a big part of the SAT!” or “to learn logical ... Read More

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