Origin & Earliest Usage Of "Plonker" ...
Researching my family history I recently discovered that an ancestor of mine, first...
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If I Were Him ...
'If I were HIM, I would never tell my wife.' Funny, this. In this conditional clause...
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British Royalty Question
We were watching a program on Queen Elizabeth. It said that Margaret was given a...
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Mark Phillipps
Who is Mark Phillips, the newsman from London. Was he married to royalty once, or...
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Rachel Getting Married
For one reason and another, including car trouble, I haven't seen any movies on the...
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Totter
Just now, while listening to "Bargain Hunt", I heard one of the participants refer...
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What's On Your Critical Checklist?
During the discussion on 'throwaways,' I read that writers don't know what to be...
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Vase? Trophy Wife?
Dear all, I've been struggling to find a proper rendering for a Chinese fixed expression...
Yellow Submarine - The Remake
BBC NEWS Disney to remake Yellow Submarine A 3D remake of The Beatles' 1968 film...
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"In The Mood For Love" And The State Of...
I don't know about you, but I generally loathe romances and love stories in Hollywood...
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The Use Of For...To Structures?
Hi, I am studying the use of for...to. . structures which are very common in English...
Ordering Awkward Sentences
HNY! Just sent to another n/group: "As do I. My wife, however (who uses PCs at school...
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Hi. I Need Some Helps On My Simple Text...
Can you check and correct my simple text? I translated a German text into English...
Tenses?
1) Since I was born, my family ______ (separate) without contact. 2) He was very...
Bre: How Did You Get On?
After Susan (who's not so slim) came out of the changing room, her husband asks...
Re: Usage Of "By"?
Though well versed with English, my wife and I had an argument today on the usage...
Preposition After A Preposition-CONCLUSION...
We concluded our research about the English grammar concerning preposition after...
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Please Check Our Conclusion About 'A Preposition...
We questioned whether a preposition before another preposition is gramatically correct...
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To Put Sentences In The Correct Order
Hello, My native language is Dutch and I'm learning English. I have to put the words...
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UK Film Industry "Crisis"
The producer says UK film in 'crisis' One of the UK's most respected movie producers...
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