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    zhengl_2000 Guest

    hassle

    Does hassle has a meaning of trouble?

    I read a sentece like: A man's home is his hassle.

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    Re: hassle

    Quote Originally Posted by zhengl_2000
    Does hassle has a meaning of trouble?

    I read a sentece like: A man's home is his hassle.
    A troubling chore, an annoying chore, a bothersome chore.

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    Re: hassle

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    I read a sentece like: A man's home is his hassle.[/quote]

    I am not a teacher.

    Did you want to say "A man's home is his castle"?

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    No, I think he meant hassle. One could have said 'burden' too. Say, I like my home better than the author!

    FRC

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    zhengl_2000 Guest
    Quote Originally Posted by Francois
    No, I think he meant hassle. One could have said 'burden' too. Say, I like my home better than the author!

    FRC

    Yeah. I did mean "hassle".

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    Re: hassle

    Quote Originally Posted by twostep
    I read a sentece like: A man's home is his hassle.

    I am not a teacher.

    Did you want to say "A man's home is his castle"?
    Excellent find, twostep. 8)

    A man's castle is his hassle. 8)

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    Re: hassle

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    A man's castle is his hassle. 8)[/quote]

    Yu must be remodelling a house. :wink:

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    Re: hassle

    Quote Originally Posted by zhengl_2000
    Does hassle has a meaning of trouble?

    I read a sentece like: A man's home is his hassle.
    Yes. Your sentence is a great play on words: hassle for castle. :wink:

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