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I'm Good
Nowadays I hear the expression "I'm good" used in conversation: (1) As a negative...
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Just Up And Do Something
What part of speech is the "up" in the expression "just up and do something"? 1a...
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Surprise, Surprise
I find it interesting that the expression "Surprise, surprise" means that there is...
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"Tossed Salad And Scrambled Eggs"
"But I don't know what to do with those tossed salads and scrambled eggs. They're...
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What Do You Call These Expressions?
I use a lot of such expressions and yet am stumped as to what they are called. Are...
To Do The Needful
Hi, I've never encountered this expression in the speech or writing of a native...
An Apology
I realize I've been coming on pretty strong in the past few months in some critical...
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Go To Bed/Go To Sleep/ Hit The Sack Etc...
1. I go to bed at 12 2. I go to sleep at 12 3. I hit the sack at 12. Q1) Do you...
4.8 Thousand?
Hi, I'm wondering if it's acceptable to use an expression like "4.8 thousand" in...
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Is This An Expression: "You Are Off Your...
In case I'm not being clear. I just want to know if this has a figurative meaning...
Is "Lbs." Ever Accepted Usage?
As an engineer, I realize the reasoning for frowning upon expressions where an "s...
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Sorry Vs. Excuse Me?
I've always thought that the expression "(I'm) sorry" is used exclusively to apologise...
Reading?
Hi, please help me. "And at one point, when he said something about giving some...
What Does IF SO Mean?
I would like to know what does "if so" in this sentense mean Do you like talking...
Use Or Used?
hi Teachers, 'So do I' is an informal expression use in conversations to express...
Ordering Pizza: The Works, To Travel.
I have watched episode 2 of ALF series, and I have two questions. 1. Alf is ordering...
Problem With Classic Novels
How am I supposed to tell whether an expression in the book is used in conversations...
Paper
I googled up the expression "Now you're talking like a man with a paper ***" and...
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Meaning Of This "Circuit-Court"?
Hi, The sentences below are from a book, and I have a couple of questions. ...