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Phrases & Sayings

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poodledoo
whose logo in red and black with 2 winged eagles either side has the words simper fidelis underneath. Its not the US Royal Marines!
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Alice13Quinn
i understand jno is an abbreviation for john or johnathan but none of yall seem to be able to answer "why the N is before the O in the abbreviation."...
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spathiphyllum
Where you actively show your dislike for things seen as good by others, for your own reputation / bitterness?
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Mutantninja
6 s Thanks for your help...
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Mutantninja
R3 was the 3rd p
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bainbrig
Standard reference works list 'spring' as a common noun, which does not, therefore, take a capital letter, so "I love the Spring" is wrong, but "I love the spring" is correct. I prefer George Orwell's...
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homedeeth
...is ever evolving with new words, phrases etc.... Ive noticed that the way we talk also evoles, sometimes to my horror. For some time now noticely on the telly amd radio, people are starting the...
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Nerdy
A lot of crockery to wash
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Nerdy
Burying a vampire perhaps
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Nerdy
Crime figures up in Penzance
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twiggy55
I recollect a saying - it is good to love one's country but it is better to love the world - or very similar. I think it came from a trade union speaker or banner in the late 19th century. Anyone know...
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SimenTBE
Howdy, AnswerBanker! Last time I posted something here I had a blast! So trying it again. So today at the date of 21. November 2018- My girlfriend snapped me, telling me to say something mean to her...
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DavidinUK
Situation - group of friends with some of our better halves having a few drinks, over heard one (female) mention her ex (male) would sometimes go "mahonda deep" when they were having intercourse -...
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MadeIn2000
So, I recently have just met this korean guy who is 2 years older than me. He was a foreign exchange student who went to my school. I have flirted with him, and he has complimented me back. I think he...
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20market
Take a Break no. 46, Strike it lucky. I can't seem to make sense of the letters remaining please can anyone help. I have AMTAEFNITIES. Many thanks
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spathiphyllum
Say there is a person with very bright red hair and this is a key feature to their personality and character, would would be the word for this? Iconic comes to mind but that's less personal to the...

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