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    Red face somewhat,no long,so long,despite,in spite of

    Could you explain w/ example?

    1. somewhat
    2. no long
    3. so long
    4. despite
    5. in spite of

    Thanks

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    Default Re: somewhat,no long,so long,despite,in spite of

    1- a bit
    3 a long time
    4/5 the same

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    Default Re: somewhat,no long,so long,despite,in spite of

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    1- a bit
    3 a long time
    4/5 the same
    2 doesn't exist; perhaps you've misheard 'no longer' - not any more
    3 In AmE, 'so long' can also be an informal way of saying Goodbye.

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