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by Stevenloan
Tue Aug 20, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bossed by one's girlfriend
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Bossed by one's girlfriend

Hi everybody! What term or adjective do you use to describe a boy who is bossed by his girlfriend?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Needle
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: Needle

trolley and Erik : Thank you both very much for your versions. They really help.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 18, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Needle
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Needle

Hi guys! When it comes to telling someone that a car is running out of petrol, which sentence below is more suitable?

1. The needle in the fuel gauge is approaching empty.
2. The fuel gauge's needle is approaching empty.

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 18, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Win against someone
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: Win against someone

trolley : Thanks so much for your answer and advice. Enjoy your weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:25 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Win against someone
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Win against someone

Hi everybody! What common idioms do you use to describe when you win against someone in a physical fight?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Aug 16, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Ticket
Replies: 2
Views: 104

Re: Ticket

tony h : Thanks a lot for your answer. It really helps.

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by Stevenloan
Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Ticket
Replies: 2
Views: 104

Ticket

Hi guys! You park your motorbike in a parking lot of a shopping mall. The parking lot's employees will give you a ticket that has your motorbike's license plate number and they will look after your motorbike so that you can feel safe and go shopping. When you come back, before riding out of the park...
by Stevenloan
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Live off one's parents
Replies: 4
Views: 273

Re: Live off one's parents

Bob : Thanks so much for your sentence. Erik: Thanks very much for the terms you provided. They really help.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Live off one's parents
Replies: 4
Views: 273

Live off one's parents

Hi guys! What nouns do you use to describe a son or a daughter who just hangs out with his or her friends every day, doesn't work and lives off his or her parents?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 11, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bad seed
Replies: 2
Views: 197

Re: Bad seed

Erik : Thank you so much for your answer. It's very easy to understand.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bad seed
Replies: 2
Views: 197

Bad seed

A: FedEx is pulling the plug on Amazon deliveries, effectively ending domestic ties with the largest US retailer, the company said. B: I've never had FedEx delivery issues. I got a good guy, very reliable. There's a bad seed in every apple , can't speak for all of them. Hi everyone! I checked the m...
by Stevenloan
Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Protest
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Re: Protest

Erik and tony h : Thank you both so much for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Aug 09, 2019 3:24 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Protest
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Re: Protest

tony h : Thanks for asking. The scenario is at a shop.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Aug 08, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Protest
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Protest

Hi everybody! What common idioms do you use to describe when someone is really angry and protests fiercely about something?

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Traffic
Replies: 3
Views: 233

Re: Traffic

Erik and trolley : Thank you both very much for your help. The phrases you provided are really useful.

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