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    jutfrank reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread 33K people are posting about this. with Like Like.
    Yes, when you see "hashtag XXX - [number] people are posting about this", it means that the hashtag is trending. They don't wait until...
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    jutfrank reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread "I feeling" or "me feeling" with Like Like.
    If you're the gooseberry, you're the third wheel. Imagine going out for a meal or similar with a couple who are in a romantic...
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    It means that you are starting to lose confidence in his ability. The plural form suggests that the doubting has occurred on multiple...
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    1) No, don't use May my son ... Use can. 2) Yes, but I suggest you use the former. 3) That sentence is not an example of asking for...
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    jutfrank reacted to emsr2d2's post in the thread toe-jam with Like Like.
    I don't think I want to eat anything from one of their ovens! ;)
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    jutfrank replied to the thread toe-jam.
    I'm going to assume that the Italian home appliance company wasn't similarly conceived as an abbreviation.
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    jutfrank reacted to 5jj's post in the thread If you had been there. with Like Like.
    They can also mean different things: "If you had been there, you would have heard the good news." - You were not there. This is a...
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    jutfrank replied to the thread If you had been there..
    Yes, in the same context, they would both be understood to mean the same thing.
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    jutfrank replied to the thread toe-jam.
    The first time I'd ever heard of toe jam was the song by the brilliant David Byrne.
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    jutfrank replied to the thread Feelings for a cake.
    Why?
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    jutfrank replied to the thread He beckoned to her....
    Remember that different prepositions have different meanings. I told you to use to to express the direction of communication. Yankee's...
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    jutfrank replied to the thread He beckoned to her....
    Use beckon to mean 'Say "Come here" with your hand'. Beckoning is the thing you do with your hand when you wag your fingers and pull...
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    jutfrank replied to the thread He beckoned to her....
    Stop googling it, then, and just take my advice on board. Yes. It refers to the thing you do with your hand to tell someone 'Come...
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    This sentence is awful. Where did you see it? The past tense of the verb hoped shows that the sentence is set in the past. No. Yes...
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    jutfrank replied to the thread He beckoned to her....
    First of all, beckon is completely wrong because it means 'to call someone towards you'. Follow it with to. Whether motion can be used...
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