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Autor:  Dale
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  11/FEV/2005 3:23 PM
Assunto:  Re: phrasal verbs
 
Mensagem:  Wear it out (like a three-year-old would do) USE IT UNTIL IT IS NO LONGER ANY GOOD, USE IT UNTIL IT IS SO WORN (GASTO) THAT IT CANNOT BE USED ANY MORE Melt it down (you're gonna have to eventually anyway) DESTROY IT WITH HEAT (ALSO USED IN THE SENSE THAT AN ATOMIC REACTOR HAD DESTROYED ITSELF) The fire trucks are coming up around the bend THE FIRE TRUCKS ARE COMING AROUND THE CURVE IN THE ROAD (OFTEN USED TO MEAN "WILL SOON BE HERE, ARE NEAR" ETC.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
phrasal verbs  –  pedro  11/FEV/2005, 1:33 PM
 Re: phrasal verbs  –  Dale  11/FEV/2005, 3:23 PM
Re: phrasal verbs  –  André Oliveira  11/FEV/2005, 4:30 PM

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