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Kerry.P
Posted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:52:27 AM
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They had a blue over whether to call it mid- or Royal blue.
Kerry.P
Posted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 1:06:39 AM
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He donned the red briefs and carefully placed the briefs for the case in his new briefcase.

But when he arrived he found the notes for this case were in the old case.
IMcRout
Posted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 5:43:13 AM
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In case you were wondering, in German the object is mainly in the accusative case; some verbs take the dative but very rarely will you find verbs that require the genitive case.
And if you allow me a brief aside, 'Brief' is the German word for 'letter'.
Kerry.P
Posted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 11:39:48 PM
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IMR, I fear that you will sentence me for understanding only your second sentence.
Audiendus
Posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 11:46:22 PM
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I am game for a resumption of this game.
Kerry.P
Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014 1:56:11 AM
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If this is your object, I won't object.
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014 3:24:22 AM

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Are you close enough to close the door?
IMcRout
Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014 8:32:07 AM
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Let's open the blind so the blind can feel the fresh breeze.
Audiendus
Posted: Friday, March 28, 2014 9:57:34 AM
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Periodic acid is a compound of iodine and other elements of the periodic table.
Kerry.P
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 10:03:19 PM
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The dragon claimed more than his fair share of fair maidens before St George arrived on the scene.
ithink140
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 6:16:02 AM
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‘They are the cream of the crop,’ she said, as she tucked into her cream tart while applying a cream to her sore heel.
Luker4
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Sometimes I long for very long bike trips
Audiendus
Posted: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 6:53:22 AM
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The preacher bemoaned the vanity of human vanity.
R E H
Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 6:16:53 PM

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I live to see live theatre.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 6:40:55 PM

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They laid down the cloth and covered it with down in preparation for making the eiderdown.
Then they proceeded to quilt it, to make the quilt.

The lay preacher volunteered to climb the hill to view the lay of the land, but got tired and lay down half way up.
Hope2
Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014 7:27:32 PM

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He began to tire while changing the tire.
Mita Bajaj
Posted: Monday, April 7, 2014 1:52:52 AM
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My cousin sister has stolen my stole (small rectangular shawl).
Audiendus
Posted: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 10:36:57 AM
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As I was on my way to the bank, I saw a bank of cloud over the river bank and knew we could bank on rain that afternoon.
IMcRout
Posted: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 11:31:14 AM
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He looked rather withdrawn when he withdrew from the bank after withdrawing £ 200.
R E H
Posted: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 3:38:21 PM

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I'm game to go hunt some game.
Briton
Posted: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 7:16:47 PM
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What do you mean, I've been mean to you?
R E H
Posted: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 7:57:30 PM

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Most of the employees at the mill were just milling around while the miller was milling the grain.
R E H
Posted: Thursday, April 10, 2014 6:55:41 PM

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I pine for the days we lived in our cottage in the pines.
Audiendus
Posted: Friday, April 11, 2014 4:14:41 PM
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The walkers on the fell fell silent after the fell deed had been committed.
R E H
Posted: Friday, April 11, 2014 5:56:27 PM

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When we left we took left fork in the road.
R E H
Posted: Friday, April 25, 2014 7:10:15 PM

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Friend of mine, please lead me to the lead mine.
IMcRout
Posted: Saturday, April 26, 2014 6:45:22 AM
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Owing to the enormous heat Owen came last in the second heat of the 800 metres.
R E H
Posted: Saturday, April 26, 2014 10:40:53 AM

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The slip left laying on the floor caused me to slip.
Briton
Posted: Monday, April 28, 2014 10:17:16 PM
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If I tear her new dress, she'll shed a tear and tear out of the door.
Hope2
Posted: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 10:45:35 AM

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The dog began to bark as the cat slid down the bark of the tree.
Schlook Inside
Posted: Sunday, May 4, 2014 5:46:04 PM

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There was little hope left for a man in Hope,BC.
IMcRout
Posted: Monday, May 5, 2014 7:26:53 AM
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I went to Paris and had a look at Renoir's 'Judgement of Paris'.
Hope2
Posted: Monday, May 5, 2014 7:29:09 PM

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The quarry fell into the quarry.
Hope2
Posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 8:16:30 AM

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Would you please change this bill into change?
Schlook Inside
Posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 6:07:13 PM

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A Grateful Dead fan was found dead today,news at 6.
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