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RE: What IS he going on about???????
Don't confuse English with American............you have been an American
speaker all your life, not an English speaker......that is why you don't
I have the same problem when my friends from Birmingham (England ) come to
visit, our languages are related but defiantly not the same!
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On Behalf Of Mike Arman
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 1999 4:27 AM
Subject: What IS he going on about???????
Our very own esteemed Phil Payne "enlightens" us with:
> P342 CEEFAX 2 342 Sat 30 Jan 00:46/49
> ONE DAY INTERNATIONAL, Perth 1/3
> Mark Ealham blitzed Sri Lanka with a
> five-wicket haul as England stormed to
> a crushing 128-run victory.
> Ealham recorded the third-best one-day
> figures for England with a magnificent
> 5-32 as the world champions were
> skittled for just 99.
> Earlier, Neil Fairbrother scored a
> superb unbeaten 81 as England reached
> 227-7 off their 50 overs.
> Fairbrother led an England fightback
> after Sri Lankan debutant Ruchira
> Perera had taken three early wickets.
> ENGLAND v SRI LANKA SCORECARDS 341
> Football 302 Cricket 340 M/Sport 360
Hey guys, I am 52 years old, a native English speaker, and have been more
than ten miles away from my birthplace more than once . . . I know what
EACH word means here, but I have NO IDEA WHATSOEVER about what Phil is
Totally, utterly, absolutely clueless in Daytona,