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    "a string of letters after his name"

    'Brown, the name is Brown, you said.'

    'Yes, Dr Mitchell Brown, plus a string of letters after his name that are quite daunting.'

    What is the underlined part trying to say?

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    Re: "a string of letters after his name"

    Quote Originally Posted by iemmahu View Post
    'Brown, the name is Brown, you said.'

    'Yes, Dr Mitchell Brown, plus a string of letters after his name that are quite daunting.'

    What is the underlined part trying to say?

    Many thanks~
    'string of letters' = long list of qualifications. They are only 'daunting' to people who are impressed by that sort of thing.

    BobK, MA (Cantab), CELTA, PGCE (FE), P-G Dip CCE (Open), MIfL

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