"Things Is Getting Worser And Worser"
A few months ago, I told you all that my son uses "thing" instead of "think" in the...
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Ginger?
Hello I've just been taken to task by my wife for using the term ginger in conversation...
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Will Vs. Be Going To?
Dear Friends, Imagine the following scenario: Husband and wife are watching a...
Update On "My Wife Just Hit Someobdy With...
My previous remarks about this were: "My wife just hit someobdy with the car and...
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Capiltalisation
Hi I am currently filling in job application form where one has to give various examples...
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Circular Firing Squad
I read the phrase "circular firing squad" in an article this morning. I'd never heard...
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Metaphors From Student Essays
Received from a Canadian friend: Metaphors from Student Essays == 1. Her face was...
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Setting Up A Story
There's been some discussion about pace and getting in late and chapter and that...
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Script Tip: Bumper Sticker Dialogue
BUMPER STICKER DIALOGUE by William C. Martell I was browsing Cafe Press (where the...
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The Frog That Says "Ribbit"
After the recent conversation here about "ribbit" (ribbet, rivet) as the modern US...
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Nothing Like A Good Balls-Up!
From Nobby Piles writing for The Bangkok Post. "You can't beat a good balls-up."...
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Participation Of A Funeral
A friend of mine died a couple of weeks ago. He died of a stroke. He was a professor...
Hearing Problems...
Hello guys! Can you complete the *** lines I can't here exactly? Here's the link...
About Modals
I'm back with one of my favourite topics. From the afterword (1980) by David Lodge...
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Q: About The Definition Of A Word
Appologies if i have posted incorectly. just thought you might be able to help. My...
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Dookie Ball ?
Hello all, I would need anyone's help to understand the meaning of a line in a TV...
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'As Is'?
1) Please explain the meaning use of 'as is' in a and b. a. As is typical with...
Idioms
Hello group! Could someone help with the following doubt I have? The context: a...
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NYT On Movie Theatre Attendance
May 27, 2005 With Popcorn, DVD's and TiVo, Moviegoers Are Staying Home By LAURA M...
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Copywrite (C) Of Movie Idea By The Undersigned
Byron, The movie may be the usual Hollywood crapola, but the original short story...
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