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    Cool Pry?

    Hello amigos!

    Donīt pry into my personal matters.
    What verb can I use in the place of this one? Intrude?

    Thanks,

    Sam

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    Re: Pry?

    Quote Originally Posted by sambistapt View Post
    Hello amigos!

    Donīt pry into my personal matters.
    What verb can I use in the place of this one? Intrude?

    Thanks,

    Sam
    Intrude works!

    How about meddle?

    Cheers,
    Amigo

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    Re: Pry?

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    Intrude works!

    How about meddle?

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    Amigo
    Pry-inquisitive

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    Re: Pry?

    Quote Originally Posted by rj1948 View Post
    Pry-inquisitive
    rj1948,

    Try inserting 'inquisitive' into the sentence. Do you think it sounds correct?
    'Donīt inquisitive into my personal matters.'

    Cheers,
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    #5

    Re: Pry?

    Quote Originally Posted by amigos4 View Post
    rj1948,

    Try inserting 'inquisitive' into the sentence. Do you think it sounds correct?
    'Donīt inquisitive into my personal matters.'

    Cheers,
    Amigo

    What's up?
    Dawood

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    Smile Re: Pry?

    Morning rj: Pry - noun; inquisitive - adjective.

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    Smile Re: Pry?

    SORRY! It is too early in the morning here. I've let my brother down!: 'pry' is of course a verb. To pry. 'Inquisitive' is definitely an adjective though...! SB

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    Re: Pry?

    Quote Originally Posted by sambistapt View Post
    Hello amigos!

    Donīt pry into my personal matters.
    What verb can I use in the place of this one? Intrude?

    Thanks,



    Sam
    Hi Sam
    I think I would use the verb to meddle or to interfere. 'Pry' seems to be less in daily useage these days.

    Intrude can be used and is not incorrect, used as 'butting in' or 'intervening'

    Regards
    Stilo

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    Re: Pry?

    Quote Originally Posted by dawoodusmani View Post

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    Hey, Dawood! What's new in your part of the world? Is there any good news coming out of Myanmar???? The situation there sounds horrific!

    Amigo

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    Re: Pry?

    Quote Originally Posted by Shakespeare's brother View Post
    SORRY! It is too early in the morning here. I've let my brother down!: 'pry' is of course a verb. To pry. 'Inquisitive' is definitely an adjective though...! SB
    Good morning, SB! Looks like it might be time for you to have another cup of coffee!!!!

    Cheers,
    Amigo's Sister

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