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by Stevenloan
Fri Apr 16, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Slippery
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Slippery

A: Gov. Andrew Cuomo compared himself to Sonny from "Godfather". B: I just wasted 10 minutes of my day reading a NY Times article about him...I felt like I needed a shower after I read that trash! He is lower than Fredo, if that's possible...and oh yeah, he murdered my precious mother-in-law in a N...
by Stevenloan
Fri Apr 16, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Whoop ass
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Re: Whoop ass

BonnieL : Thanks a lot for your answer. Have a good weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:01 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Whoop ass
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Re: Whoop ass

Bob, Phil White and Erik : Thank you all so much for your answers. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Wed Apr 14, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Whoop ass
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Whoop ass

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by Stevenloan
Wed Apr 14, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Food ordinary
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Re: Food ordinary

trolley : Thanks very much for your reply. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Food ordinary
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Re: Food ordinary

Erik : Thanks a lot for your answer. It really helps. Have a great day.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Apr 12, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Food ordinary
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Food ordinary

A: Have you had great food from dumpy cafes? B: I can recall a few places, Mexican or Chinese where the food was good, they weren’t dirty so much as run down and in need of updating. Surprisingly, I didn’t get sick, maybe those hot chilies warded off stomach germs. Fast forward to recently, I got s...
by Stevenloan
Fri Apr 09, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Juice
Replies: 5
Views: 305

Re: Juice

Bob and Phil White : Thank you both so much for your replies. Have a good weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Tue Apr 06, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Juice
Replies: 5
Views: 305

Re: Juice

Erik : Thank you very much for your answer. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Apr 04, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Juice
Replies: 5
Views: 305

Juice

Hi everyone! Do you and people where you live say "My phone is running out of juice" to mean "My phone is dying" or "My battery is almost out"?

Your answers will be highly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Apr 03, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hold a candle
Replies: 3
Views: 262

Re: Hold a candle

Phil White : Thanks so much for your answer and the link. trolley : Thanks a lot for your input. Have a nice weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Apr 02, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hold a candle
Replies: 3
Views: 262

Hold a candle

Hi guys! The idiom "can't hold a candle to" means "to not be as good as the person or thing mentioned". But is it also natural to say "Frank Lampard is a good footballer, but he will never be able to hold a candle to Michael Owen."?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Kind of umbrella
Replies: 4
Views: 1559

Re: Kind of umbrella

Erik : I have a terrible memory. Thanks a lot for the link. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Screw cap
Replies: 3
Views: 1077

Re: Screw cap

trolley and Erik : Thank you both so much for your answers. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Mar 19, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Screw cap
Replies: 3
Views: 1077

Screw cap

Waiter: I'd be happy to have our sommelier help you with your selection, Sir. Customer 1: (is waiting for Customer 2) Well, actually I was just looking. My lunch date is bringing a bottle. Waiter: Very good, Sir. Customer 2: (arrives and says to Customer 1) I am so sorry I'm late. (gives the Waiter...