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by Bobinwales
Fri Dec 11, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: the devil, he may take you
Replies: 9
Views: 3039

Re: the devil, he may take you

I haven't sung the song in years, but because I read your post I decided to find out if I still knew it. So I went into the room where I keep my instruments and played it.
I am sure that you will be pleased to know that I did remember!
by Bobinwales
Tue Dec 01, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Tea Time
Replies: 6
Views: 2050

Re: Tea Time

Phil, if you are a glutton for punishment, you might like to have a look HERE
by Bobinwales
Tue Dec 01, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Tea Time
Replies: 6
Views: 2050

Re: Tea Time

Erik, make yourself a cup of proper tea, sit down and think about it.
by Bobinwales
Mon Nov 30, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Tea Time
Replies: 6
Views: 2050

Tea Time

A bloke in the pub told me that his friend is a property developer, he absolutely refuses to use teabags.
by Bobinwales
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: too good
Replies: 5
Views: 3543

Re: too good

Both are very wrong.

1) is bad, 2) is dreadful.
by Bobinwales
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Roger
Replies: 6
Views: 4279

Re: Roger

Careful. Roger is my step-brother.
And Steven, even if he wasn't, I would never use the word in the way that you have suggested.
by Bobinwales
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: He is sick
Replies: 0
Views: 2133

He is sick

A bloke in the pub told me that he suffers from xenophobia.
He is convinced that he caught it off some foreigner.
by Bobinwales
Mon Nov 09, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Now and again.
Replies: 3
Views: 2601

Re: Now and again.

Thank you Phil. It is good to know that one is appreciated.
by Bobinwales
Sun Nov 08, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Him Again
Replies: 0
Views: 2051

Him Again

Why can't Mr Trump go to the White House any more?
Because it is for Biden.
by Bobinwales
Sat Nov 07, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Now and again.
Replies: 3
Views: 2601

Now and again.

Trump supporters are complaining that people are dressing up as elks to taunt them after the election result.
Don't pay any attention, it is fake gnus.
by Bobinwales
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Welcome to the Clubhouse
Topic: Recent site outage
Replies: 1
Views: 3388

Re: Recent site outage

Thank you Phil.
by Bobinwales
Sat Oct 31, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Tap water
Replies: 5
Views: 4388

Re: Tap water

This is a drinking fountain extremely to near where I live. It was installed as a memorial to an industrialist who was active in the area. The water has been turned off now and it has been rededicated as a War Memorial (hence the poppy wreath). The modern little boy is my grandson. https://i.ibb.co/...
by Bobinwales
Tue Oct 27, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: the fastest of
Replies: 2
Views: 3322

Re: the fastest of

I don't really like any of them.
I would suggest, "He runs faster than any of the other students".
by Bobinwales
Wed Oct 07, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: 10th grade
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Re: 10th grade

Using the word "bucks" looks as though you are being artificially American. I have no idea if the word is still in common usage even. And as an aside, I had to Google "9th Grade" to find out how old Tom was when he left school becaue 9th Grade has no meaning to a Brit. If he was British, Tom would h...
by Bobinwales
Wed Oct 07, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: A Cowboy Tail
Replies: 1
Views: 1921

A Cowboy Tail

Did you hear about a cowboy who had bought a dachshund?
He had been told to get a long little dawgee.