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    5jj reacted to Skrej's post in the thread toe-jam with Like Like.
    I've heard it from time to time and have used it myself on occasion. The main issue with its usage is that it's just not something...
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    5jj reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread toe-jam with Like Like.
    In casual conversation, yes, but don't expect everyone to know what it means.
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    Who?
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    5jj reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread I bought this (off)(of)(from) my neighbour with Like Like.
    BrE frequently uses "off" there, as well as "from". Please don't use "off of". It's a really annoying habit that some native speakers...
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    5jj reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread "sport" meaning with Like Like.
    Yes, we frequently just say "OK?" to people, meaning "How are you?/How are things?/Are you OK?" and plenty of other variations. It can...
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    5jj reacted to probus's post in the thread flick me a message with Like Like.
    All such things are called minced oaths, although the use of that term has tailed off sharply since 2000...
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    5jj reacted to Skrej's post in the thread flick me a message with Like Like.
    'Biatch' is a fairly common alternate spelling/pronunciation of 'b*tch'. Granted, that post did have multiple errors, I wouldn't...
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    5jj reacted to SoothingDave's post in the thread flick me a message with Like Like.
    If it's like Tinder, one has to swipe to connect with someone. Using "flick" to indicate a movement of the finger is not a far stretch...
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    5jj reacted to Skrej's post in the thread I wasn't born at the time? with Like Like.
    Holy thread revival, Batman! Both Jesus and Dr. Frankenstein would be jealous!🧟‍♂️🧟‍♀️
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    5jj reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread flick me a message with Like Like.
    As Rover said, don't expect good English on such sites. If you want to see how it should be written in correct English, see above.
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    5jj reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread these products are still pipeline with Like Like.
    The phrase is "still in the pipeline". If a product is still "in the pipeline", it usually means it's still only at the design/planning...
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    5jj reacted to Tdol's post in the thread these products are still pipeline with Like Like.
    Still pipeline could easily be professional jargon, while common usage is still in the pipeline.
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    5jj reacted to Tarheel's post in the thread There’s a lot of sun today. with Like Like.
    I don't think I've ever heard that one, but I think people would know what you mean.
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    5jj reacted to Rover_KE's post in the thread "sport" meaning with Like Like.
    It's an amiable nickname between friends, and should have a capital letter.
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    5jj reacted to Rover_KE's post in the thread flick me a message with Like Like.
    It's non-standard English, but I can guess what she means. Don't expect to read standard, correct English on dating sites or other...
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