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    Question had a do=?

    During our time together, he retired and had a 'do' which I didn't go to. I knew something was wrong and later found out he had taken his daughter's partner's mum back to his place.
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    Hi!

    had a do =?


    Thanks!

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    Re: had a do=?

    Quote Originally Posted by thedaffodils View Post
    In this case 'a do' means a retirement party. 'A do' is a party or celebration, it can be for any reason, 'a bithday do'; 'a christmas do' etc.

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    Re: had a do=?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    In this case 'a do' means a retirement party. 'A do' is a party or celebration, it can be for any reason, 'a bithday do'; 'a christmas do' etc.
    Thank you!

    Wow, such a simple word! I will show it off to Chinese friends of mine stead of saying 'party' when my brithday draws near.

    Come to my birthday dooooooooooo!
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    Re: had a do=?

    And don't confuse it with a to-do, which is a problem or fuss .

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    And don't confuse it with a to-do, which is a problem or fuss .
    Thank you, Tdol.

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    Re: had a do=?

    It doesn't really work in American English any more, but go ahead since you're a Blightophile. ;)


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    Re: had a do=?

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    It doesn't really work in American English any more, but go ahead since you're a Blightophile. ;)

    ?? necessary or just you like footprints on your coat?

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    As long as they look like camouflage. I enjoy military costumes. Except the green ones.

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