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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  05/JUL/2010 1:03 AM
Assunto:  for sure / sure
Mensagem:  "For sure" is not standard English.  Yes, you hear it used as slang in some contexts, but not in contexts such as "For sure you can."  A better reply would be "Certainly", "Of course", etc. with or without "...you can."

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
for sure / sure  –  André_rs  04/JUL/2010, 10:18 PM
 for sure / sure  –  Dale-USA  05/JUL/2010, 1:03 AM

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