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    Will17 is offline Senior Member
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    Cool Idiom

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    Is the place of "to me" correct in this sentence?:

    Your English is like double-Dutch coiled against the sun to me!

    Cheers
    W

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    Default Re: Idiom

    It is if his English is like double-Dutch to you, but not to others.

    (I've never heard the rest of this expression. It's not an idiom to me.)

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    Default Re: Idiom

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello!

    Is the place of "to me" correct in this sentence?:

    Your English is like double-Dutch coiled against the sun to me!

    Cheers
    W
    Correctly placed but never heard the expression.

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    Default Re: Idiom

    Will, this expression is obsolete. We just say "double Dutch".

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