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Currently a student at the University of Reading, studying for an MRes in Systems Engineering.


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revised Name for this particular part of a boat?
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revised Present simple and present perfect in this context
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revised What is the word for two-part phrases where the second (or first) half drops off?
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answered What is the word for two-part phrases where the second (or first) half drops off?
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accepted Name for this particular part of a boat?
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revised Name for this particular part of a boat?
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comment Name for this particular part of a boat?
Thanks for checking and verifying this. I'll add "steering spar" to the answer and mark it correct.
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comment Name for this particular part of a boat?
I quite like this "answer". The angle of the pole would make the phrase "fishing pole" a very colourful term for it, very imaginative. But I suspect the passage above may relate to something else and thinking this is the correct answer would be wishful thinking on my part!
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revised Name for this particular part of a boat?
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answered Name for this particular part of a boat?