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  1. angliholic's Avatar
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    #1

    Smile It's two blocks/streets from here.

    It's two blocks/streets from here.



    I wonder if streets fits in the above context and refer to the same thing as blocks. It's our way of expressing your counterpart.

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    #2

    Re: It's two blocks/streets from here.

    Cheers, angliholic!

    A block is usually an area in a city that is bounded by streets or buildings on four sides, as in a city block. Thus, two blocks from here could be a greater distance than two streets from here.

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    Re: It's two blocks/streets from here.

    Got it! My dear friend, Amigos.
    By the ways, two streets from here makes sense, doesn't it?

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    Re: It's two blocks/streets from here.

    Yes! If you gave me the following directions I could find the location:

    From my house, go east two streets, turn right at the fire station, and then look for the McDonald's sign on Magnolia Street . And, by the way, enjoy your Big Mac!

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    Re: It's two blocks/streets from here.

    Got it! Thanks, my dear Amigo.

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