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    Default idiom as daily spoken English?

    Is it polite, welcomed and common in using idiom as daily spoken English?

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    Default Re: idiom as daily spoken English?

    We use idioms all the time.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Default Re: idiom as daily spoken English?

    How many idioms does a native speaker generally know? ( guesstimate)
    Last edited by sumon.; 18-Dec-2011 at 09:40.

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    Default Re: idiom as daily spoken English?

    Quote Originally Posted by sumon. View Post
    How many idioms does a native speaker generally know? ( guesstimate)
    How long is a piece of string?
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    Default Re: idiom as daily spoken English?

    Maybe one or two feet ..

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    Quote Originally Posted by sumon. View Post
    Maybe one or two feet ..
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