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    Re: Buchan

    Quote Originally Posted by Mher View Post
    You are god damn right
    Why in the world would you use this phrase? It's very offensive to some peope to use it at all, and utterly unnatural in this context.
    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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    #12

    Re: Buchan

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    Why in the world would you use this phrase? It's very offensive to some people to use it at all, and utterly unnatural in this context.
    In fact, I thought I was paying a compliment for his attentiveness. Why are you raising this issue only now? You could have written it in private.
    2015 is the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide - the first genocide of the 20th century.

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    #13

    Re: Buchan

    Quote Originally Posted by Mher View Post
    Dear friends, could you tell how 'Buchan' is pronounced? Is it 'bukun'?
    Like this: http://www.oxfordlearnersdictionarie...sh/john-buchan

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