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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 10, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Cars
Replies: 5
Views: 510

Re: Cars

tony h : Thanks for your input and the link.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 10, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Peachy
Replies: 9
Views: 444

Re: Peachy

I would like to thank you all very very much for your input. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 08, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Peachy
Replies: 9
Views: 444

Peachy

A: How are you feeling today? B: Peachy. Hi guys! According to an online dictionary, " peachy " means "the feeling you express sarcastically when you're extremely pissed off and its obvious, but some douche bag still has the balls to ask you how you are." Is " peachy " always used sarcastically to m...
by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Cars
Replies: 5
Views: 510

Re: Cars

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

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Cars
Replies: 5
Views: 510

Cars

https://img.buzzfeed.com/buzzfeed-static/static/2018-08/13/18/asset/buzzfeed-prod-web-01/sub-buzz-3506-1534198233-7.png?resize=990:708?output-quality=auto&output-format=auto&downsize=360:* Hi everybody! What do you call the white bar that the girl uses as a table in this picture? When it comes to c...
by Stevenloan
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: The rain
Replies: 3
Views: 412

Re: The rain

Bob and tony h : Thank you both so much for the versions.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: The rain
Replies: 3
Views: 412

The rain

Hi everybody! What verbs or phrasal verbs do you use to mean that "the rain completely stops"?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Pay respects
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Re: Pay respects

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

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by Stevenloan
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Pay respects
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Pay respects

Hi everyone! A is B's ex-girlfriend. B is dead and about to be buried at a cemetery. A doesn't want to come near B's coffin because A is afraid that A will be super heartbroken and cry a lot, so A stands from a distance that nobody sees A. Is the sentence below used correctly in this context? " A pa...
by Stevenloan
Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Charmed
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Re: Charmed

Erik, trolley and tony h : Thank you all very very much for your input.

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by Stevenloan
Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Charmed
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Charmed

Young man A : I think you two should know each other. Old woman : You must be Henry. Young man B : (shakes hands with the old woman and says) Charmed (and smiles) Hi everybody! In this situation “ charmed ” is used to mean “expressing polite pleasure at an introduction”. Can an old person use it to...
by Stevenloan
Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Restaurant roof
Replies: 5
Views: 472

Re: Restaurant roof

Bob, tony h and Erik: Thanks guys so so much for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Restaurant roof
Replies: 5
Views: 472

Restaurant roof

https://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/08/4f/39/12/petersham-nurseries.jpg Hi guys! What do you call this kind of roof in this restaurant in the UK? https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/LocationPhotoDirectLink-g191301-d929215-i139409682-Petersham_Nurseries_Cafe-Richmond_upon_Thames_Greater_London...
by Stevenloan
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Open the door
Replies: 3
Views: 328

Re: Open the door

BonnieL: Thank you so much for your answer. I really appreciate that.

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by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 26, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Open the door
Replies: 3
Views: 328

Open the door

(Someone is ringing the doorbell)
A: Will you get that? / Open the door, will you?
B: All right.

Hi everybody! Between A's two sentences, which one fits better in this situation?

Thanks a lot!

StevenLoan