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#2158885 - 01/02/18 04:59 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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I could, and I know I should, and I would, but I cannot lift this boulder over my shoulder.

I teach ESL in home, and I cannot tell you how many times I end up saying, "I don't know why, that's just the way it is."
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#2159087 - 01/03/18 09:21 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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thanks for the thread, George Carlin


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#2159090 - 01/03/18 09:24 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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I'm going to Rodeo Dr. and then going to see a rodeo afterwards
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#2159216 - 01/04/18 07:34 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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#2159336 - 01/05/18 02:05 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language OldeTymeBanker
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Originally Posted By OldTymeBanker
I could, and I know I should, and I would, but I cannot lift this boulder over my shoulder.

I teach ESL in home, and I cannot tell you how many times I end up saying, "I don't know why, that's just the way it is."


I apologize, but I'm going to have to show my ignorance here.....what is ESL?
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#2159341 - 01/05/18 02:21 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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English as a Second Language
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#2159354 - 01/05/18 03:07 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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Thank you....makes much more sense now!
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#2159379 - 01/05/18 04:23 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language Retired DQ
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Originally Posted By DeeQ
English as a Second Language


For those of you in banking, probably more familiarly known as regulatory language.
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#2159383 - 01/05/18 04:45 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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Sorry for using acronyms. As bankers we try not to do this with our clients, and then I turn around and do it to the bankers.
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#2159407 - 01/05/18 06:00 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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#2159424 - 01/05/18 07:23 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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I thought it stood for English is a Silly Language
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#2159523 - 01/06/18 09:44 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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A truck loaded with thousands of copies of Roget's Thesaurus crashed on the interstate yesterday, shedding its load across the highway according to the Associated Press. Witnesses were stunned, startled, taken aback, aghast, stupefied, confused, shocked, rattled, paralyzed, dazed, bewildered, mixed up, surprised, awed, dumbfounded, nonplussed, flabbergasted, astounded, amazed, confounded, astonished, overwhelmed, horrified, numbed, speechless and perplexed.

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#2159566 - 01/08/18 04:55 PM Re: English Can Be a Weird Language GuitarDude
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