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    Cling ?

    Hello dearest teachers and native speakers,
    I was wondering if I could ask for your help.
    In my country we have a tradition, when we celebrate something,at the table instead of saying 'cheers' or when we make a toast(and I don't mean bread) - we clink (or maybe bang) glasses together, so the glass makes a slight sound. What would you call that in English?

    Cling the glasses together?

    I hope I could explain what I wanted to say and hopefully it made some sense.
    Is there even such a thing in English?
    Thank you

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    Re: Cling ?

    'Clink' is the word you want. You've used that once, and 'cling' twice.

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    #3

    Re: Cling ?

    Don't use cling.

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    Re: Cling ?

    What word would you suggest then?

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    Re: Cling ?

    Raymott told you in post #2.

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    Re: Cling ?

    Quote Originally Posted by elenah View Post
    What word would you suggest then?
    Use clink not cling.

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