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    Can anyone explain the use of the following.
    Never be hurry.
    Don't be hurry.
    Don't hurry.

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    Re: Use of hurry.

    As an NES but not a teacher, the first two are not English.
    The third one is fine.
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    Re: Use of hurry.

    Quote Originally Posted by Qurban Ali View Post
    Can anyone explain the use of the following.
    Never be hurry.
    Don't be hurry.
    Don't hurry.
    Where do you find these examples of terrible English? If you saw "Never be hurry" or "Don't be hurry" somewhere, please tell us where you saw them.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Where do you find these examples of terrible English? If you saw "Never be hurry" or "Don't be hurry" somewhere, please tell us where you saw them.
    Google/Bing Translate?

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    Re: Use of hurry.

    I saw them in handout and notes of someone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Route21 View Post
    Google/Bing Translate?
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    Actually, I was being a bit unfair to Google Translate. I use it a lot and it is quite reasonable.i'm just downloading one of the language packs to do offline translations.

    The Bing translate used by Facebook, was atrocious!

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    Re: Use of hurry.

    Quote Originally Posted by Qurban Ali View Post
    I saw them in a handout and in someone's notes. of someone.
    I hope the handout isn't something you are practising your English with.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 05-May-2013 at 09:19.
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    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I hope the handout isn't something you are practicing your English with.
    Remember you're British, ems!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    Remember you're British, ems!
    I say, old chap. Damn and blast it. Bloomin' autocorrect! (British enough for you? And post edited! Thanks.)
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    Re: Use of hurry.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I say, old chap. Damn and blast it. Bloomin' autocorrect! (British enough for you? And post edited! Thanks.)
    Not to worry, old girl. Happens to the best of us at times. Just thought I'd mention it, y'know. Have to show a united front and that sort of thing. Pip pip.

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