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Re: I would have had to...........

You can have fun by asking what activity a solicitor undertakesDevil [6]

American vocabulary is one thing, but there are also some grammatical constructions that are different, particularly (given this thread) to do with 'would'

The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd; indeed in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more likely to be foolish than sensible.
- Bertrand Russell
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Re: I would have had to...........

 richard51 wrote:
"Sometimes, even when I know I can get the answers elsewhere, I put these sorts of questions on the forum so that other people can measure their own knowledge against the query." Goodness - how condescending.

Condescending?  Helpful, I think!  How can it be condescending when I am trying to learn and enabling others to learn from my efforts and my mistakes?

Apprendre une langue, c'est faire un voyage différent chaque jour.
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