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Autor:  André_rs
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  31/MAR/2010 1:22 PM
Assunto:  ad nausium

This morning I received an e-mail from an english friend where part of this e-mail is the extract showed below:


"...so your question relating to shot peening gave me a welcome opportunity to talk ad nausium on a subject I like. Thank you."


The part that says "ad nausium".. I do not know what that mean, but I suspect that can be understood as "to talk so much about a given subject until you yourself with nausea"...


I will await your comments.



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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 ad nausium  –  André_rs  31/MAR/2010, 1:22 PM
ad nausium  –  What about  31/MAR/2010, 1:29 PM
ad nauseam  –  Dale-CR  31/MAR/2010, 1:37 PM
ad nausium  –  What about  31/MAR/2010, 1:44 PM
ad nausium  –  André_rs  31/MAR/2010, 3:10 PM
ad nausium  –  Dale-CR  31/MAR/2010, 8:50 PM
ad nausium  –  André_rs  01/ABR/2010, 8:50 AM

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