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    Re: 'To give someone the chop'?

    That's likely. Then what if his sister said it sarcastically? Does it make sense then?
    (Thanks again.)

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    #12

    Re: 'To give someone the chop'?

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    It's difficult to be sure without more context. With the information you gave us, 'Amanda gave him the chop!' makes little sense.

    Actually, I can't see how Amanda can be his favourite girl if they haven't become friends yet.
    I also fail to see what is going on at all here, though I've tried to turn it over in my head.

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    #13

    Re: 'To give someone the chop'?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mehrgan View Post
    That's likely. Then what if his sister said it sarcastically? Does it make sense then?
    (Thanks again.)
    No. Like bhaisahab, I have tried to make the information we have about their (lack of) relationship make sense with that quote, but I can't.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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