Robin Bignall
Robin gave me instructions on how to use his computer, I hope they work. He slipped...
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Hello
i am a stupid french who need to improve his english. i look for friends to talk...
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Origin & Earliest Usage Of "Plonker" ...
Researching my family history I recently discovered that an ancestor of mine, first...
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"One Of Those ... Who Is ..."
To the English-usage newsgroups I hope this isn't a FAQ ... I'm not a regular follower...
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Servants
Dear group I've read quite a lot of Agatha Christie over the past years (being a...
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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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How Do You Really Pronounce Macabre?
In American English, how should we really pronounce "macabre?" A friend insists...
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Is The Thumb A Finger ?
I'm a non-native user of English and I've just been asked by some friends to settle...
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Phrasal Verbs
Hello ! In my opinion, phrasal verbs are one of the charms of the English language...
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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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Opinions On Speaker Use?
What's your opinion of this speaker's usage? Her friend in Chester, his girlfriend...
CAE, Synonym Replacement, Quiz, Test
Hi dear friends. I keep on sharing tests with you. There is a quiz from book ...
'I Speak Good English' Or 'I Speak English...
A Sunday pub lunch disagreement needs resolving. A friend stated that 'I speak good...
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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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Informal Letter-Need Help?
Assignment: You have been working as an au pair boy with a family abroad. Write...
Forgive Skip. He's In Mourning.
By Paul Farhi Washington Post Staff Writer Arthur Schiff, who died of lung cancer...
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How Do You Write "My Name Has Two 'N's...
Hi, A friend recently pointed out in an email that his name has two 'n's in it. I...
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Pls Give Me Some Advise About English...
Hi Friends, My Chinese name is Guochun Zhang. Could you help me find a good English...
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Rather, Pretty, Fairly And Quite?
Hei! I am investigating adverbial intensifiers and need to test native speakers...
Totter
Just now, while listening to "Bargain Hunt", I heard one of the participants refer...
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