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by Stevenloan
Sun May 17, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Pew
Replies: 11
Views: 2229

Pew

Hi everybody! A few days ago I heard a woman saying "take a pew" to a man in a bar. Is this phrase used for friends only or for strangers also?

Thanks a lot!

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by Stevenloan
Sun May 17, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Do the roll call
Replies: 5
Views: 1521

Re: Do the roll call

trolley, Erik and BonnieL : Thank you all very much for your answers.

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by Stevenloan
Fri May 15, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Do the roll call
Replies: 5
Views: 1521

Do the roll call

https://cdn.ecommercedns.uk/files/5/227995/3/4942833/image.jpg https://cdn.ecommercedns.uk/files/5/227995/3/4942833/image.jpg A: (gives B the picture above) B: My mother would do the roll call until she finally said the name of the one she wanted. She would even call the dog's name, too. We teased ...
by Stevenloan
Thu May 14, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Swimming pools
Replies: 4
Views: 1587

Re: Swimming pools

Bob : Thanks a lot for your version. It is really helpful. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Thu May 14, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hot weather
Replies: 2
Views: 1126

Re: Hot weather

trolley : Thank you so much for the list of expressions. It is a big help. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Wed May 13, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hot weather
Replies: 2
Views: 1126

Hot weather

Hi everybody! What phrase or adjective do you use to say when the weather is so hot that the fat in your body wants to melt?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Wed May 13, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Break up
Replies: 2
Views: 1184

Re: Break up

Erik : Thanks so much for your answer. It is really helpful.

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by Stevenloan
Tue May 12, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Break up
Replies: 2
Views: 1184

Break up

Hi guys! According to an online dictionary, " break up " means "if the sound on a radio or mobile phone breaks up, you can no longer hear the person who is speaking on it". I guess " I can't hear you " is redundant here because " you're breaking up " is enough. Is it correct? E.g. I can’t hear you, ...
by Stevenloan
Tue May 12, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Swimming pools
Replies: 4
Views: 1587

Re: Swimming pools

Erik : Thanks a lot for the answer and the link. They really help.

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by Stevenloan
Mon May 11, 2020 3:35 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Swimming pools
Replies: 4
Views: 1587

Swimming pools

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by Stevenloan
Mon May 11, 2020 3:23 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bathroom to use
Replies: 2
Views: 1410

Re: Bathroom to use

Erik : Thank you so much for your answer and the information you provided. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Sat May 09, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bathroom to use
Replies: 2
Views: 1410

Bathroom to use

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by Stevenloan
Sat May 09, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hanger
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Re: Hanger

trolley : Thank you so much for the clarification.

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by Stevenloan
Fri May 08, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Hanger
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Hanger

Hi guys! I couldn't access this forum for the past few days and I didn't know why. Was it being maintained? A: How does John Travolta manage to have an airplane at his house? I am not questioning the affordability aspect of it; I'm sure he can afford it. And I am sure he can have big enough land for...
by Stevenloan
Fri May 08, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bears mess vs Bears shit
Replies: 2
Views: 1823

Re: Bears mess vs Bears shit

Erik : Thanks a lot for your detailed answer. It is really helpful.

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