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    That many at all

    Hello, I'm a bit puzzled as to what is the exact sentiment behind the construction such as this: I didn't find (that) many mistakes at all. If we break it down: (1.) that many (2.) at all I didn't find that many mistakes -- There weren't many mistakes, but I still found some. I didn't find...
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    Misheard lyrics

    Usually I find songs a bit harder to follow word-for-word than the news programmes or day-to-day talk (perhaps because TV usually has a lot more context than the more poetic lyrics). What is surprising though, is that there can be up to five (!) interpretations of the same song lyrics on the...
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    What does this idiom mean?

    Hello everyone :-). Could you please explain to me the meaning of the saying "have no stomach for smth", like in the context of "I don't have the stomach for that sort of things". Thanks.
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