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  3. There is a great walking path through the garden.
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1152 Buenos Aires at Night

Valeria talks more about her city and shares what you can do there at night.

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for instance

For instance, you can go to a restaurant at 11 pm and everything is fine.

You can say 'for instance' when you want to give an example about something. Notice the following:

  1. I really like ethnic food, like Chinese food, for instance.
  2. I was thinking, for instance, that she might like some new clothes

botanical garden

For instance, you can visit the botanical garden.

A 'botanical garden' is a place for people to visit with gardens full of plants. Notice the following:

  1. Have you ever been to a botanical garden before?
  2. Our university has one of the best botanical gardens in the area.

cemetery

Another thing to visit is the cemetery of Recoleta.

A 'cemetery' is place where dead people are buried. Notice the following:

  1. Do cemeteries make you nervous?
  2. All of my relatives are buried in this cemetery.

personalities

All the main personalities of my country are there.

In this case, 'main personalities' can be replaced by 'important people.' Notice the following:

  1. You can see a lot of famous personalities in the wax museum.
  2. Who are some important personalities from your country?

sculptures

It's very beautiful, because it's full of sculptures of famous artists.

A 'sculpture' is an artistic form made out of materials such as ice, rock or clay. Notice the following:

  1. The actually have a ice sculpture contest in January.
  2. Most of these sculptures were made at the end of his career.

 

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