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    PINKGREAT is offline Member
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    Default nickname of 'dog'

    'I look like a dog. Hence a nickname of 'dog'.'

    Can you explain the structure: 'nickname of + noun'. Why is preposition 'of' untranslated?

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    Default Re: nickname of 'dog'

    I would say 'Hence the nickname 'dog''

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