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    to be lots of fun

    Hi, I 'd like to know if "you're lots of fun" means "you are having fun" or "you provides fun" or "you are a fun person" in this lyric.

    By the way, I want some (amusement from you?) Thanks. Rip


    All I know is that to me
    You look like you’re lots of fun
    Open up your lovin’ arms
    I want some, want some

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    Re: to be lots of fun

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Hi, I 'd like to know if "you're lots of fun" means "you are having fun" or "you provides fun" or "you are a fun person" in this lyric.

    By the way, I want some (amusement from you?) Thanks. Rip


    All I know is that to me
    You look like you’re lots of fun
    Open up your lovin’ arms
    I want some, want some
    Like most pop songs this is about sex.
    "You're lots of fun" means "You provide me with a lot of fun". It then goes on to describe more explicitly the type of fun that she considers you to be. This involves you opening your arms and giving her some.

    Basically, she wants a mind-blowing orgasm.
    Don't blame me. Where do you find this filth?

    PS: I note this is "You Spin Me Right Round", usually sung by a male; so substitute "he" for "she" in the above where appropriate.


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    Re: to be lots of fun

    Hi Raymott, i love this song by Dea or Alive; I diddn't understand why you said "she" and "her" since the singer is a man; Perhaps you think I am a boy; actually I'm not.
    Bye. Rip.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Hi Raymott, i love this song by Dea or Alive; I diddn't understand why you said "she" and "her" since the singer is a man; Perhaps you think I am a boy; actually I'm not.
    Bye. Rip.

    Did you not read this line:
    PS: I note this is "You Spin Me Right Round", usually sung by a male; so substitute "he" for "she" in the above where appropriate.
    Or maybe I was adding it as you were reading.

    In any case, the message is the same.

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    Re: to be lots of fun

    Hi Raymott, why did you write:
    "Did you not read this line": I don't understand the position of Did in your sentence.
    Did you mean:

    1) You didn't read this line or
    2) Didn't you read this line?

    By the way, I didn't me to hurt you with my reply. I thought it was strange the fact the you used she/her in your example. (I had seen that you had added the possible change); usually people use the masculine form to make examples; and since you knew that the song was sung by a man it looked even stranger to me; I thought that you were interpreting the lyricfrom the point of view of the reader (in that case me) and so I believed that you believed I was a man. When I chose my dear nickname I didn't know it was for women as well as for men; in Italian people know from your name if you are a girl or a boy ( except for the short forms of the names). But I read you like Italian, so perhaps you already know that....Rip ( By the way I also discovered the the short form of my nickname is the same as Rest in peace.......!!!!!!!!!!)

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    Re: to be lots of fun

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Hi Raymott, why did you write:
    "Did you not read this line": I don't understand the position of Did in your sentence.
    Did you mean:

    1) You didn't read this line or
    2) Didn't you read this line?

    Sorry, yes, there should have been a question mark. "Did you not read this line?" It means 2. You don't have to copy that style,

    By the way, I didn't me to hurt you with my reply.

    I wasn't offended.

    I thought it was strange the fact the you used she/her in your example. (I had seen that you had added the possible change); usually people use the masculine form to make examples; and since you knew that the song was sung by a man it looked even stranger to me; I thought that you were interpreting the lyricfrom the point of view of the reader (in that case me) and so I believed that you believed I was a man.

    I did, but that isn't the point. I originally imagined that the song was sung by a woman, and the "you" would therefore be the man she was singing to. After I'd written my reply though, I checked the song on the web, and found that it was usually sung by a man, so I added the postscript.


    When I chose my dear nickname I didn't know it was for women as well as for men; in Italian people know from your name if you are a girl or a boy ( except for the short forms of the names).

    I know. I still get confused by Italian men who have names that use Greek forms ending in "a", like "Andrea"

    But I read you like Italian, so perhaps you already know that....Rip ( By the way I also discovered the the short form of my nickname is the same as Rest in peace.......!!!!!!!!!!)
    Cerco di ricordarmi che sei una donna!



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    Cerco di ricordarmi che sei una donna!

    Does this mean "I'll try to remember you're a woman"?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Daruma View Post
    Cerco di ricordarmi che sei una donna!

    Does this mean "I'll try to remember you're a woman"?
    I hope so! That's its intended meaning.

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    Re: to be lots of fun

    Your Italian is correct..Rip

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