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Topic: Service
Posted: Sunday, May 19, 2019 2:57:51 AM

Not all English words have antonyms.
Topic: Turn it.
Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2019 1:25:35 AM
What you will hear, is "You've got your socks on wrong."
Topic: The Death of HIV
Posted: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 1:19:44 AM

BBC today wrote:


Topic: Speech Therapy for the "s" Impaired
Posted: Sunday, April 28, 2019 2:43:24 PM
Epiphileon wrote:

No, I did not write it and there was no source listed on the social media site I saw it on. I haven't been able to find any reference to the original author, although I did find this piece in lots of other places identified as the worlds longest tongue twister.

If a source cannot be determined then as a courtesy you can acknowledge this as:

Source Unknown.


Topic: Speech Therapy for the "s" Impaired
Posted: Saturday, April 27, 2019 10:46:25 AM
I am not ‘”s impaired"’. But after reading this quaint posting I have become a little 'impaired'.
Did you write this yourself? Then felicitates. If not then you can better add a source reference.


Topic: Dry
Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 4:11:08 AM
Ceylon Tea [withered+dried] is very agreeable. Devonshire tea [dried?] and High Tea are even better.
In some (ex) British countries, ‘tea’ can still mean the main evening meal.


Topic: They are loading cargo
Posted: Sunday, April 21, 2019 3:10:48 AM
taurine wrote:

Containers.
They were loading containers.
The containers contain goods.
The goods transported in containers are called cargo.

I see no mention of ‘containers' in the OP.
Cargo doesn’t sound right. Better is shipment/freightage/lading.

Topic: Beard
Posted: Friday, April 5, 2019 2:55:08 PM
In the era of gender equality:


Topic: Should there be a comma?
Posted: Monday, March 18, 2019 4:29:19 PM
Koh Elaine wrote:
...an incident of videos taken of Prime Minister Lee ...


More natural to say:

...videos made of...
Topic: for
Posted: Monday, March 18, 2019 3:55:51 PM
Atatürk wrote:

...Andrea: That’s good for beaches isn’t it?...

Andrea: The beaches are good there aren't they?

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