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Message  gerardM Ven 18 Mar - 10:35



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Message  gerardM Ven 18 Mar - 21:28

You can also say "let the genie out of the bottle," with the opposite meaning.


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Message  gerardM Ven 18 Mar - 21:32


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Message  MurielB Ven 18 Mar - 22:30

what about
back to square one
Fig. back to the beginning.

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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 14:23

Hi Muriel,

scratch
MurielB a écrit:what about
back to square one
Fig. back to the beginning.
I don't understand what are you responding to? "Back to square one" was mentioned 
gerardM a écrit:

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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 14:39

Common Mistakes in English. For the second and third ones, both forms are often used in casual speech. But for something formal like an exam, definitely say "different from."


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 14:52

This expression is North American, and fairly new.


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 14:55


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 14:58


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 14:59


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 15:00


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 15:02


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 15:03


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 15:05


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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 15:06


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Message  MurielB Sam 19 Mar - 18:44

gerardM a écrit:Hi Muriel,

scratch
MurielB a écrit:what about
back to square one
Fig. back to the beginning.
I don't understand what are you responding to? "Back to square one" was mentioned 
gerardM a écrit:

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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 19:06


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Never forget to accept apologies... the French often don't respond to someone making apologies and it's impolite.

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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 23:06


Speaking English with Julia Pronouncing the English th as f
Doing English with Julian, Speaking English with Julian, Learning English with Julian,


Weird! There may be a mistake as "Julia" is a boy!!

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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 23:17


How to Improve Your English Speaking Skills it's easy to improve English speaking - Julian

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Message  gerardM Sam 19 Mar - 23:19


What is the best English accent for you to learn Doing English with Julian

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