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    #1

    look askance

    Do you guys get to hear "look askance " a lot?

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    Re: look askance

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Do you guys get to hear "look askance " a lot?
    No, not a lot.

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    Re: look askance

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    No, not a lot.
    Is it more formal?

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    Re: look askance

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    Is it more formal?
    Not really formal just not widely used, at least, not where I live.

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    #5

    Re: look askance

    I feel that's one of those expressions you read much more than you hear or say.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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