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    Question Do Goodbye?????

    Is it okay to say "I am doing you goodbye" to mean that "i am never going to speak to you again" ? I am quite sure that its not grammatically correct. Can anyone validate?

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    Re: Do Goodbye?????

    Quote Originally Posted by twice_bitten View Post
    Is it okay to say "I am doing you goodbye" to mean that "i am never going to speak to you again" ? I am quite sure that its not grammatically correct. Can anyone validate?
    You are right - it's not correct.

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    Re: Do Goodbye?????

    I wouldn't use it and haven't come across it anywhere.

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