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November 17, 2016
Comments Off on Time of the day
Stop being ambiguous and call your time of the day a spade.
August 6, 2015
Comments Off on Didn’t do, or didn’t didn’t do?
By the laws of the planets and logic, "didn't do nothing" means "did something." Only if you're language course is called "maths."
August 17, 2011
SOMEONE HAS ASKED Learn English or Starve to explain the English phrase as it were, which LEOS already knows since time immemorial that many people (even native English speakers) have trouble with it. The phrase as it were is closely associated in meaning with the phrase so to speak, and this is where the fun […]