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Autor:  Dale/CR
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  05/JUN/2008 2:00 AM
Assunto:  "No see"
 
Mensagem:  I've never heard that response, but almost anything is possible.

The usual answer is often "Yes, it's been a long time." 

I've often wondered if "Long time no see" is an attempt at imitating the speech of an American Indian.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
"No see"  –  Agenor  04/JUN/2008, 6:52 PM
"No see"  –  Dale/CR  04/JUN/2008, 8:04 PM
"No see"  –  Agenor  04/JUN/2008, 9:31 PM
"No see"  –  Julia  04/JUN/2008, 11:29 PM
"No see"  –  Ceko  05/JUN/2008, 1:42 AM
 "No see"  –  Dale/CR  05/JUN/2008, 2:00 AM
"No see"  –  Julia  05/JUN/2008, 10:05 AM
"No see"  –  Work boys  05/JUN/2008, 5:55 PM
"No see"  –  Dale/CR  05/JUN/2008, 9:30 PM

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