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    Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Whenever something passes a limit, it can be described as excessive, whether it's a vehicle's speed or the heat.

    Dear Tdol
    Thank you very much for you answers.You're one of my helpers and friends.
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    Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Whenever something passes a limit, it can be described as excessive, whether it's a vehicle's speed or the heat.
    By the way! Is <costly a live word ?

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    Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Whenever something passes a limit, it can be described as excessive, whether it's a vehicle's speed or the heat.
    By the way! Is <costly> a live word ?

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    Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    I'm not sure what you mean by a 'live word', but it is used, if that's what you mean.

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    Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by Fazzu
    Sir Ronbee,

    Isn't that "A supervisor's mistakes are costlier than those of a regular employee"?

    Sorry to bother,I'm a girl who likes to ask many questions especially on the usage of English.
    Yes, as Tdol already noted, that was a typo.

    Good catch!



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    Smile Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I'm not sure what you mean by a 'live word', but it is used, if that's what you mean.

    Yes that was what I meant.Thanks a lot
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    Re: hi native speakers! please answer

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Yes, as Tdol already noted, that was a typo.

    Good catch!



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