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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

    Knave??

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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

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    Knave??

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    Well - I don't want to spoil the game - it is silent.

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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

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    Well - I don't want to spoil the game - it is silent.
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    Thats knarrowed it down a bit

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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

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    Well - I don't want to spoil the game - it is silent.

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    Who said it wasn't silent? I thought you were a linguistic mirror of Psmith.

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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Who said it wasn't silent? I thought you were a linguistic mirror of Psmith.
    Stress is a problem. It wasn't an adversative is, it was concessive.

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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

    I have got it now, Pbob.

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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

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    Well - I don't want to spoil the game - it is silent.

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    So it's not Bob Kay? It's just Bob?


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    Re: Welcome to our new staff member: BobK!

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    So it's not Bob Kay? It's just Bob?

    Whatever takes your phansee.

    [Note, in case any students are still watching this thread: the last word is made up. The expression is 'take your fancy'.]

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