Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Korean
      • Home Country:
      • Europe
      • Current Location:
      • UK

    • Join Date: Feb 2008
    • Posts: 49
    #1

    pick up line

    Are you from Tennessee?
    cuz you are the only ten i see.

    i can not understand this sentence in bold. what does the word,ten, mean exactly??

  1. csheywood's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • Romania

    • Join Date: Mar 2008
    • Posts: 136
    #2

    Re: pick up line

    Quote Originally Posted by Flyby View Post
    what does the word,ten, mean exactly?? [/I]
    'Ten' from 'ten I see' is meant to sound like 'Tennessee'; 'ten' in the second line refers to the word 'thing'.
    ' You are the only thing I see.'
    We can say this is a 'play on words.'

Similar Threads

  1. Hurry, Get the line up.
    By flytothesky in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 20-Dec-2008, 06:12
  2. line
    By peter123 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 02-Apr-2008, 02:32
  3. Pick up/ pick me up
    By anamica in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 28-Nov-2007, 10:53
  4. safety line, security line or yellow line?
    By jiang in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 23-Sep-2004, 02:03

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •