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by Stevenloan
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Battery depletes so quickly
Replies: 6
Views: 3374

Battery depletes so quickly

Hi everybody! When my smart phone loses battery really quickly after it has been charged fully, is it correct to say like below?

1. My smart phone's battery drains so fast.
2. My smart phone's battery depletes so quickly.

Thanks so much!

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: To be criminalized
Replies: 2
Views: 2813

Re: To be criminalized

Erik : Thanks so much for your very detailed answer and the Wiki link. It is really helpful.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 07, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: To be criminalized
Replies: 2
Views: 2813

To be criminalized

A: Just discovered Mexican Coke at a SAM's Club in Tennessee, and this stuff is amazing. American Coke tastes so... bitter in comparison. I'm hooked on the stuff and won't be able to sleep tonight . Anyone who has drank Mexican Coke: What's your take on it? B: I think colas and sodas are a lot swee...
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Street vendor's thing
Replies: 2
Views: 2757

Re: Street vendor's thing

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

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by Stevenloan
Sat Oct 05, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Street vendor's thing
Replies: 2
Views: 2757

Street vendor's thing

Image

Hi everyone! This is a picture of a street vendor. What do you call the whole thing he's carrying?

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: A rural area
Replies: 8
Views: 4526

Re: A rural area

trolley and Erik : Thank you both so much for the terms. They are extremely helpful.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Oct 03, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: A rural area
Replies: 8
Views: 4526

A rural area

Hi everybody! What do you call a woman or a man who behaves, talks and is dressed like a person who lives in a rural area?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Get together
Replies: 2
Views: 2974

Re: Get together

Erik : Now I understand. Thank you so much.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Sep 30, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Get together
Replies: 2
Views: 2974

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: 3001

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: 3001

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: 4832

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: 4072

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: 4072

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!

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:54 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hilarious
Replies: 7
Views: 4267

Re: Hilarious

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

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