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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 30, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Get together
Replies: 2
Views: 547

Get together

"I travel most of the time by myself and will be doing so on my next international trip to Oslo and London later this month. The way I see it, there are clear pros and cons to this option, namely: I don't have to depend on others to get their crap together , which can often lead to trips being cance...
by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Will not be put out any more
Replies: 2
Views: 485

Re: Will not be put out any more

trolley : Thanks so much for your definition. It really helps.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 28, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Will not be put out any more
Replies: 2
Views: 485

Will not be put out any more

Customer: Let me ask you: Will you be our waiter the entire time we are here? Waiter: Yes, Sir. It will be my pleasure to serve you at whatever time you desire for your stay here. Customer: Then, first, let us decide on what times we will dine, so that you and the chef will not be put out any more ...
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Tennis
Replies: 7
Views: 2137

Re: Tennis

Erik : Thank you so much for the term. It's really helpful. Enjoy your weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:29 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Klicks
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Klicks

trolley, Phil White and Bob : Thanks a lot for your answers. They really help. Have a nice weekend, guys.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 26, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Klicks
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Klicks

A: How far to the airfield?
B: 15 klicks.

- Hi everyone! This conversation is between two soldiers. I know "klick" is military talk for kilometer. Do civilians also use it in a daily conversation?

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:54 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hilarious
Replies: 7
Views: 580

Re: Hilarious

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

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by Stevenloan
Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hilarious
Replies: 7
Views: 580

Hilarious

Hi guys! I searched " hilarious " in a few online dictionaries and the meaning is " very funny ". There are many examples of hilarious , but it's just used to talk about things. Is it also perfectly natural to use " hilarious " for a person? For example : 1. Phil is hilarious . He always makes us la...
by Stevenloan
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bloody
Replies: 5
Views: 1345

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: 6205

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: 1345

Re: Bloody

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

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by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bloody
Replies: 5
Views: 1345

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!

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by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Glass thing
Replies: 3
Views: 1579

Re: Glass thing

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

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by Stevenloan
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Glass thing
Replies: 3
Views: 1579

Glass thing

Image

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

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Steep
Replies: 2
Views: 1733

Re: Steep

Erik : Thanks a lot for your answer.

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