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comment Can “shrugging” only be done with shoulders?
I wonder why? -- they probably grew eyebrows and are now shrugging these!
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comment Can “shrugging” only be done with shoulders?
Great revival of a three-year old question. Love the detail.
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comment What is a word called that consists of a repetition of one word?
Many of these are not English at all, but loan words from other languages. cancan and tutu are French. Many others are from Pacific languages where reduplication is very common.
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comment What's a good word to describe adults who are not yet parents?
So, why did you post that? It's right there in MrHen's answer, posted three years ago.
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answered Is this right: “the whole France”?
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comment What does “to give up someone ” mean?
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answered Another Achievement Verbs with the Progressive Aspect
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comment Another Achievement Verbs with the Progressive Aspect
Please edit your question. The quoted sentence from the book is not correct English. Achievement verbs are usually cannot occur with stop or start. If this is indeed what is written in the book, then please throw the book away. Otherwise, please post the correct sentence here.
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