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    Question A passage

    Much as I hate to borrow money from anyone--anyone--my situation is so bad that there's no way to avoid it. I do have to borrow it from someone, and the best choice is someone I know has the money I need. That is, from you. Be a good boy and please borrow me everything you have. A respected person as I am, known as the best juggler with other people's money (that is, thrown up, they never fall back into my hands), I will for sure give it back to you in a reasonable time. When this reasonable time comes, I will decide. Of course. Thank you. Good bye.

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    I'd be obliged for any comments on grammar and style of the above passage, full of nonsense and stupidity.

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    Nyggus

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    Re: A passage

    In many languages, both the giver and the taker borrow. In English, the giver loans or lends and the taker borrows.

    If you wish to borrow some money, I will loan it to you.

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    Re: A passage

    Quote Originally Posted by mykwyner View Post
    In many languages, both the giver and the taker borrow. In English, the giver loans or lends and the taker borrows.

    If you wish to borrow some money, I will loan it to you.
    Yes, I wanted to remember about this, but failed...

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