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    Dear teacher, what does this word mean

    a guy posted some pictures of some unknown people on internet without their permission.
    when his friends didnt agree to him doing that, he excused that:"i think they would accept coz they have posted all these pics on public sites"

    i want to know what is this word coz short for? course, right?
    if so,what does it mean here? thanks
    all the best
    atoom
    Last edited by atoom; 20-May-2005 at 08:04.

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    Re: Dear teacher, what does this word mean

    coz = because, I would say. Makes sense?

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    Re: Dear teacher, what does this word mean

    Agreed. It's also spelled, 'cos.

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    Re: Dear teacher, what does this word mean

    Mr.Klimkiewicz and Mr.Casiopea

    Thank you very much~~~

    PS:I originally thought coz is short for cousin or course in this contexts.

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    Re: Dear teacher, what does this word mean

    It's also spelled 'cuz'.

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    Re: Dear teacher, what does this word mean

    It's a conjunction. Consider,

    Question: Why did I think they would accept?
    Answer: Coz (because) they have posted all these pics on public sites.

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