A New York Times article titled “How to Get Your Life to Start in New Yorkers’ Words” says: “Get to know the New Yorkers you want to be with.”
The article suggests that you should first learn how to use words in the city’s daily routines, then try to use those words in your daily life.
For example, “I’m going to go on a bike ride.”
The article goes on to list some words that are more common than others and advises using the most common one in your everyday life.
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