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by Stevenloan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Flyers door to door
Replies: 4
Views: 1862

Flyers door to door

Hi everyone! What do you call a person whose job is to deliver flyers door to door?

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Respect - Polite - Forgive
Replies: 7
Views: 2955

Re: Respect - Polite - Forgive

Erik : Thanks for your answer. Have a good day.
by Stevenloan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Respect - Polite - Forgive
Replies: 7
Views: 2955

Re: Respect - Polite - Forgive

Bob : Thank you. Have a nice day.
by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Respect - Polite - Forgive
Replies: 7
Views: 2955

Respect - Polite - Forgive

Hi everybody! What common idiom or fixed sentence do you use to describe when you respect and are polite to people who are older than you and you forgive people who are younger than you mistakes they make?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 02, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Mad unknown
Replies: 2
Views: 2062

Re: Mad unknown

trolley : I’m really sorry about my late reply. Thanks a lot for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Mad unknown
Replies: 2
Views: 2062

Mad unknown

"Oh, rooftop parks. You know, I was thinking of taking a date here and go around trying to find rooftop parks. But I have to say, Sansome was definitely one of the best rooftop parks in the city in my opinion. This is because I have several things that this place meets. This place is mad unknown to ...
by Stevenloan
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:11 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Setting a sprat to catch a mackerel
Replies: 3
Views: 2399

Re: Setting a sprat to catch a mackerel

trolley and Phil White : Thanks a lot for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Setting a sprat to catch a mackerel
Replies: 3
Views: 2399

Setting a sprat to catch a mackerel

- Setting a sprat to catch a mackerel , the store is offering in its summer sale a chrome blender for £99 (was £149) to those who spend £50 or more. Hi everybody! According to an online dictionary " Setting a sprat to catch a mackerel " is primarily heard in the UK. Is it used in conversations in th...
by Stevenloan
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Corrupt good manners
Replies: 6
Views: 3148

Re: Corrupt good manners

Erik and trolley : Thank you both so so much for the idioms. They are super useful.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Corrupt good manners
Replies: 6
Views: 3148

Re: Corrupt good manners

Erik : Thanks a lot for your answer. Erik and other native speakers : Is there a general term or a common idiom that means "If you associate with bad people, you will be bad and vice versa"?

Thanks so much!

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by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Corrupt good manners
Replies: 6
Views: 3148

Corrupt good manners

A: You'd better tell your son to stop hanging out with that bad crowd. Otherwise he will be a criminal sooner or later. B: You're right. Evil communications corrupt good manners. Hi guys! I use " Evil communications corrupt good manners " here to mean "If you associate with bad people, you will be b...
by Stevenloan
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Vision
Replies: 4
Views: 2404

Re: Vision

Phil White : Thank you very much for your version. It's really helpful.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Vision
Replies: 4
Views: 2404

Re: Vision

Erik : Thank you so much. Enjoy your weekend. :)

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by Stevenloan
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Vision
Replies: 4
Views: 2404

Vision

A: Why did you help my enemy and betray me? B: Because your enemy gave me a lot of money. A: Money has really blurred your vision. Hi everyone! I use " Money has really blurred your vision " to mean "You are controlled by money. You cannot distinguish between right and wrong". Do I use the sentence ...
by Stevenloan
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:26 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bossed by one's girlfriend
Replies: 6
Views: 2797

Re: Bossed by one's girlfriend

trolley : Thanks a lot for your very detailed answer. You were so funny when you wrote "the hen might be offended" :D Phil White : Thanks so much for your input.

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