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  1. B45
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    My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What are

    My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say:

    What are those?

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    What are they?

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    Are those donuts?

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    Are they donuts?

    Are all four okay?

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    You didn't recognize them?

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    The donuts were unusually shaped so I didn't recognize them.

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    Note that in BrE they're generally still spelt "doughnuts".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    Yes, but are all three usages okay?

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    I would say that all four usages are okay. (Could you post the picture here?)


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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    All four are OK for me.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    Where are the donuts?


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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    Where are the donuts?

    I know! I'm really hungry now.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: My friend sends me a picture of a bunch of donuts stacked together. I say: What

    It's on my iphone cloud share... They're Tim Hortons donuts btw.

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