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    Smile England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.

    England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.
    Englans has many significant places/positions for viewing fall leaves.



    Do the above two versions come across as the same idea to you? Thanks.


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    Re: England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.
    England has many significant places/positions for viewing fall leaves.



    Do the above two versions come across as the same idea to you? Thanks.
    They're both understandable, A, but 'significant' just doesn't fit here. I'm having a deuce of a time coming up with why.

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    Re: England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.

    Quote Originally Posted by riverkid View Post
    They're both understandable, A, but 'significant' just doesn't fit here. I'm having a deuce of a time coming up with why.
    Thanks, riverkid, for your help.
    What if I change it to important places? Does it sound right?

    By the way, I find a deuce of a time both amusing and exotic; does the mean a difficult time?


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    Re: England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    Thanks, riverkid, for your help.
    What if I change it to important places? Does it sound right?

    The same problem, A. 'great/good/fantastic/marvelous/ super' all work fine though.

    By the way, I find a deuce of a time both amusing and exotic; does the mean a difficult time?
    Yup, that's the gist of it.

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    Re: England has many prime locations for viewing fall leaves.

    Quote Originally Posted by riverkid View Post
    Yup, that's the gist of it.
    Thanks, riverkid.
    I find another amusing woring in your last post.
    In the interest of truth, are they modern English or old-fashioned?

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