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Joined: Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Last Visit: Thursday, March 30, 2017 12:34:35 PM
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Topic: at the edge of town
Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 11:34:52 PM
thar wrote:
Because a town is a basic concept.
You go into town, live in the centre of town or on the edge of town, and wander around town and come back from town.

Thank you very much!
Topic: at the edge of town
Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 4:29:46 PM
Read To Me ~ Stories of Christ-like Character, by Grammy Leigh

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After about an hour of wandering through this lighted menagerie, she was ready to head back to the field at the edge of town where their circus was currently in residence.

Sometimes you use the article, sometimes don't and I am not able to guess the rule:

the edge of town VS the edge of the town
Topic: They come for a month and then stay forever
Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 10:07:57 AM
When they take it at face value:

Topic: They come for a month and then stay forever
Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 7:24:49 AM
http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2017/03/27/fearless-girl-statue-wall-street-charging-bull/99687078/

The way they always do. This bull has been a symbol of everything manly - strength and energy. Now it's only a wicked brute.

Topic: Your Favorite Song
Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 3:55:32 AM
Natalie Cole & George Benson - Nature Boy

The greatest thing you could ever learn is just to love and be loved in return:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dk7zmgQZYzI
Topic: That you have got
Posted: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 7:58:16 AM
Drag0nspeaker wrote:
being out with basking sharks on a fine day

Sharks in Ireland? Don't tell me stories - they live in Florida.
Topic: (Expression) Which ROAD should Raul take?
Posted: Monday, March 27, 2017 12:58:46 PM
TheParser wrote:
Raul: OK, Mona, I will take the high road


Topic: Do you need an article?
Posted: Monday, March 27, 2017 12:49:12 PM
Wilmar (USA) wrote:
I've never heard someone use the wording "I want to teach in high school."

To me it sounds odd. It's students who are in school and subjects that are taught in school.
But here's California's government:

http://www.ctc.ca.gov/credentials/teach.html
Topic: The Meaning of Life is an *
Posted: Monday, March 27, 2017 10:03:06 AM
almo 1 wrote:


https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2017/03/26/trudeau-government-to-legalize-marijuana-by-canada-day-2018-reports.html

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Trudeau government to legalize marijuana by Canada Day 2018
Topic: Canada's liberalism triumphant
Posted: Monday, March 27, 2017 3:08:40 AM
Hope123 wrote:
I thought you said jail in Canada was like being in a resort.
And Harridan? A crack at women too?

The jail was good - why would I lie? And the job that I had in Winnipeg was very good. But this doesn't mean I never met unpleasant people. Surprisingly they all were women.

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