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by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Consume something less
Replies: 0
Views: 26

Consume something less

Hi everyone! When someone is eating or drinking something too much, What phrasal verbs or fixed phrases do you use to tell him or her to consume it less?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bloody
Replies: 5
Views: 108

Re: Bloody

trolley : Thanks a lot for your advice. Enjoy your weekend.
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 21, 2019 2:01 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Clothes hanger
Replies: 13
Views: 5120

Re: Clothes hanger

peterrooss: Thanks for the link. Enjoy your weekend.
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 21, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bloody
Replies: 5
Views: 108

Re: Bloody

Erik and Phil White : Thank you both so much for your answers. They are helpful. Enjoy your weekend.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bloody
Replies: 5
Views: 108

Bloody

A: (Has just done something incredible in front of B).
B: (Doesn't look happy and says) Bloody showoff.

Hi everybody! Are there any polite ways to say instead of saying "Bloody showoff"?

Thanks a lot!

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Glass thing
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Glass thing

trolley and Phil White : Thank you both very much for your help. I really appreciate it.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Glass thing
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Glass thing

Image

Hi everyone! What do you call the whole huge glass thing on the left?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Steep
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: Steep

Erik : Thanks a lot for your answer.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Steep
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Steep

Hi everybody! When I'd like to say that prices are high, which one below sounds more correct?

1. Prices are on the steep side.
2. Prices are steep.


Thanks very much!

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Technology
Replies: 4
Views: 311

Re: Technology

Phil White and trolley : Thank you both so much for your help. I really appreciate it.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Technology
Replies: 4
Views: 311

Technology

Hi guys! What do you call a person who knows a lot about or can use technology very well?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Too big to
Replies: 2
Views: 270

Re: Too big to

Erik : Thanks a lot for your answer. Enjoy your weekend :)

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Too big to
Replies: 2
Views: 270

Too big to

Wife: I see you don't hang out with your best friend anymore. Husband: He's now a general manager of a well-known company. It's almost like he's too big to be friends with . Hi everyone! I use " It's almost like he's too big to be friends with " to mean " He has very high status in society so it's ...
by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 12, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Fire or sack someone
Replies: 5
Views: 454

Re: Fire or sack someone

Erik and Phil White : Thank you both very much for your help. I really appreciate it.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Fire or sack someone
Replies: 5
Views: 454

Re: Fire or sack someone

Erik : Thank you so so much for your versions. They are fantastic. Erik and other members : Does the sentence below also mean "to be removed from a job, usually because they have done something wrong or badly"? * Yesterday the boss showed Jason the door because he usually did personal things during ...