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  1. lingkky replied to the thread You are doing what?.

    Can "You went where? " be said to mean "Where did you go? "

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:44 PM
  2. Loob replied to the thread I finally <invent> something that works.

    I'd say this is the same use of the present tense that you get in eg sports commentaries, Vic: he runs, he shoots, he scores!

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:42 PM
  3. heypresto replied to the thread I finally <invent> something that works.

    I agree that you would expect it, but I don't agree that it's necessary. :) He could have said "I've finally invented . . . ", but the...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:41 PM
  4. Agró replied to the thread iban de cráneo conmigo....

    MODISMO: ir de cráneo(familiar) voy de cráneo it's all going wrong for me va a ir de cráneo si hace eso (familiar) he'll be in trouble...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:41 PM
  5. Enquiring Mind replied to the thread You are doing what?.

    Hello lingkky, yes, this word order can be used conversationally. It can also sound less confrontational than "what are you doing?",...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:40 PM
  6. MelJu replied to the thread Copy Condition (web).

    Hello, thank you for your answers. I'm afraid my first message was probably unclear and not providing enough elements of context. I...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:39 PM
  7. heypresto replied to the thread Seem, sound?.

    I don't think so. elroy had already confirmed, or rather, given his opinion about the OP sentences. Hamlet was now asking for other...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:38 PM
  8. auno trovago replied to the thread Goodness gracious sakes alive.

    Como muchos dichos de este tipo, es una forma, para gente religiosa o mas bien puritana o remilgada, hablar "fuerte" sin que usara...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:37 PM
  9. VicNicSor posted a new thread.

    I finally <invent> something that works

    Doc comes up with the idea of a flux capacitor in 1995, but only in 1985 does he fully realize that idea and makes the time machine....

    Forum: English Only

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:37 PM
  10. fenixpollo replied to the thread gobierno (university subject/module).

    In basic education, it's called Government, as chileno says. At university level, it's usually referred to as Political Science.

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:35 PM
  11. Lamb67 replied to the thread Richard’s claim was that it was derived through females.

    thanks, so the pronoun 'it' in the underlined part actually means the family of the royal Richards ( the line of succession) rather...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:35 PM
  12. j-Adore replied to the thread solch/solche freundliche Worte.

    Hi. So in "solche freundlichen Worte", should I treat "solche" like a definite article? I mean, should I apply "Deklination - bestimmt"...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:35 PM
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