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Old 03-13-2011, 01:39 PM   #676
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"Technical" doesn't exclude plain English. If you're trying to sell a product, describing it in clear language will not deter potential customers; quite the opposite.

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Old 03-13-2011, 02:47 PM   #677
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"Technical" doesn't exclude plain English. If you're trying to sell a product, describing it in clear language will not deter potential customers; quite the oposite.
That's a valid point.
 
Old 03-18-2011, 01:51 AM   #678
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Her parents might have perhaps read your posts in /General
In this case:
might means not sure
perhaps means not sure

Do might and perhaps sound redundant?
 
Old 03-18-2011, 03:08 AM   #679
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Do might and perhaps sound redundant?
They surely do.
 
Old 03-18-2011, 03:13 AM   #680
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They surely do.
Thanks, I guessed that, so I edited my post here
 
Old 03-18-2011, 03:33 AM   #681
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That's one weird thread!
 
Old 04-05-2011, 06:28 AM   #682
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Noticed some members write
Quote:
Play Bonny
at the end of their posts. What is that supposed to mean?
 
Old 04-05-2011, 06:50 AM   #683
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You'd have to ask Soadyheid.

I'd guess it means 'play well, play lively, or play agreeably'. Could be one in particular, or all 3.

If I'm right its from from the Scot word bonny/bonnie.
 
Old 04-05-2011, 07:26 AM   #684
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and what is Soadyheid?
 
Old 04-05-2011, 07:30 AM   #685
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and what is Soadyheid?
Soadyheid
 
Old 04-05-2011, 07:32 AM   #686
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Ah, thanks, Let me send him a mail! He might think I am paranoid

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Old 04-05-2011, 01:34 PM   #687
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That's one weird thread!
A very wierd one. But Ubuntu Fiesty was released on my b'day in 2007. Read the thread and thought of finding it out. I was mostly a fedora user then.
 
Old 04-06-2011, 09:51 AM   #688
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New thing:
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veering your own thread in a new direction is nowhere near as bad as hijacking someone else's.
Q: The RED coloured means that it is equally bad as?
 
Old 04-06-2011, 09:54 AM   #689
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It means that it is not as bad as hijacking.
 
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Thanks I did guess that, but since a moderator told me that quote and I couldn't believe him saying so!
 
  


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