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Announcement: Thank you and goodbye 0 Mon Jun 28, 2010 8:25 pm
Announcement: Ask Antimoon 0 Mon Mar 01, 2010 10:24 pm
"help" 14 Sun Apr 13, 2008 8:06 pm
International accent 14 Sun Apr 13, 2008 6:10 pm
neutral accent 8 Sun Apr 13, 2008 3:37 pm
So... 8 Sun Apr 13, 2008 1:19 pm
"Poor" revisited. 8 Sat Apr 12, 2008 2:28 pm
What animals do you imagine when you hear 12 Sat Apr 12, 2008 10:47 am
Simple books in English 8 Fri Apr 11, 2008 11:38 pm
Sub- Super- prefixes 1 Fri Apr 11, 2008 3:48 am
Is anyone poor in the USA? 13 Thu Apr 10, 2008 9:42 pm
the use of the word "objective" 5 Thu Apr 10, 2008 6:39 am
Does the verb "to get" pose many problems for lear 2 Thu Apr 10, 2008 4:33 am
I am pretty not................. 2 Thu Apr 10, 2008 4:15 am
why do white people seek god often? (pages: 1 2 ) 20 Thu Apr 10, 2008 4:13 am
Present Perfect vs Preterite 2 Wed Apr 09, 2008 5:30 pm
How to develop a native sound of US accent? 4 Wed Apr 09, 2008 1:30 pm
molded after antique? 0 Wed Apr 09, 2008 4:11 am
Vocabulary review--are flash cards (or SuperMemo) helpful? 1 Wed Apr 09, 2008 2:47 am
How to Study Novels 1 Tue Apr 08, 2008 9:20 am
Speaker’s Corner 5 Tue Apr 08, 2008 9:03 am
who I am speaking to/with? 3 Tue Apr 08, 2008 3:54 am
lay 3 Tue Apr 08, 2008 3:42 am
Rap 3 Tue Apr 08, 2008 12:33 am
say/tell 5 Tue Apr 08, 2008 12:18 am
oldest form of English 11 Mon Apr 07, 2008 1:52 pm
competent communicator (pages: 1 2 ) 17 Mon Apr 07, 2008 2:57 am
what is this lady at the end saying? 10 Mon Apr 07, 2008 2:56 am
smurf peanut? 2 Sun Apr 06, 2008 7:28 pm
Accent/dialect analysis 2 Sat Apr 05, 2008 11:45 pm
mathematical linguistics text 1 Sat Apr 05, 2008 9:39 pm
place of adverb 3 Sat Apr 05, 2008 8:58 pm
Mr Praline 0 Sat Apr 05, 2008 7:46 pm
QUESTIONS FROM JIJIA 2 Sat Apr 05, 2008 7:25 pm
I need help with the American r :) 1 Sat Apr 05, 2008 3:01 pm
Which foreign city has the best English environment? 13 Sat Apr 05, 2008 9:23 am
kiss each other a lot = a stepford wife? 1 Sat Apr 05, 2008 4:18 am
Nuclear (E before R) 8 Fri Apr 04, 2008 10:37 pm
Please help!! Are my Recommendation Letters too long? 0 Fri Apr 04, 2008 8:46 pm
Is it OK if I write the following sentence like that..!! 4 Fri Apr 04, 2008 8:22 pm
How do you pronounce "Twenty" 14 Fri Apr 04, 2008 7:49 pm
Foreign perceptions of English (pages: 1 2 ) 20 Fri Apr 04, 2008 6:02 pm
crack 8 Fri Apr 04, 2008 9:17 am
tour,tore...pour, pore, poor.. I'm going crazy :) 14 Thu Apr 03, 2008 10:34 pm
A place in England called???? 8 Thu Apr 03, 2008 10:21 pm
take it important 2 Wed Apr 02, 2008 10:53 pm
to be good at 12 Wed Apr 02, 2008 7:37 pm
suck at their ears and jibber 0 Wed Apr 02, 2008 3:27 pm
etymology of gay (homosexual) 8 Wed Apr 02, 2008 11:15 am
is or are ? 6 Wed Apr 02, 2008 10:56 am
right verbs for internet searches 9 Wed Apr 02, 2008 10:53 am
The word "get" 5 Wed Apr 02, 2008 10:48 am
fuckface 3 Wed Apr 02, 2008 8:52 am
I can`t understand a sentence from a book 3 Wed Apr 02, 2008 8:03 am
if someones says to you to fuck off 2 Wed Apr 02, 2008 6:06 am
I'll kick your ass! - Me too! 5 Wed Apr 02, 2008 4:30 am
Which uinversity is best for pursuing phonetic studies? 2 Tue Apr 01, 2008 7:03 pm
Yaroo! 2 Tue Apr 01, 2008 6:42 pm
Does the two sentences mean the same? 1 Tue Apr 01, 2008 3:30 am
British Accent (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Tue Apr 01, 2008 1:53 am
Out of cycle 1 Mon Mar 31, 2008 2:43 pm
New Orleans Accents 1 Mon Mar 31, 2008 4:32 am
can and cat 6 Mon Mar 31, 2008 1:38 am
Southern accent/drawl amongst non Whites 12 Mon Mar 31, 2008 12:52 am
GM throne ?! 3 Sun Mar 30, 2008 11:25 pm
Is Cockney accent stigmatized in English-speaking countries? 3 Sun Mar 30, 2008 10:50 pm
Search a penfriend 3 Sun Mar 30, 2008 6:18 pm
What is the meaning of the English phrase, please? 8 Sun Mar 30, 2008 6:03 pm
Not loud 7 Sun Mar 30, 2008 4:37 pm
2 km road or 2-km-long road? 1 Sun Mar 30, 2008 3:51 pm
Hello, everybody! :) Could you, please, check my Recommendat 0 Sat Mar 29, 2008 9:03 pm
Is it right to say? 14 Sat Mar 29, 2008 7:06 pm
Question I Have No Answer for! 1 Sat Mar 29, 2008 6:41 pm
Is London dialect the most prestigious accent in the world? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 32 Sat Mar 29, 2008 6:05 pm
'Gray day' vs. 'Grade A' 6 Sat Mar 29, 2008 3:56 pm
wildness Vs. wilderness 4 Sat Mar 29, 2008 10:13 am
Read my reference, please 2 Sat Mar 29, 2008 2:03 am
what 's the origin of this word ?! 2 Fri Mar 28, 2008 11:47 pm
What does "Gudgy" mean? 5 Fri Mar 28, 2008 10:10 pm
Question about "to can" 4 Fri Mar 28, 2008 8:22 pm
Pronouncing the double C 11 Fri Mar 28, 2008 8:11 pm
a simple question 6 Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:42 pm
Northern English 11 Fri Mar 28, 2008 9:23 am
English Speaking Exercise 2 Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:42 am
Is it acceptable in English? 4 Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:45 am
"I'm like a deer in headlights..." 1 Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:24 am
Fife accent 3 Fri Mar 28, 2008 1:23 am
Reading and Speaking 3 Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:13 am
Funny English Pronunciation Exercise 3 Thu Mar 27, 2008 6:56 am
Share your English-learning with me as a non-native speaker 5 Thu Mar 27, 2008 1:55 am
Have, have had, has, has had, had, had had 2 Wed Mar 26, 2008 9:52 pm
pluck yew 3 Tue Mar 25, 2008 11:23 pm
An unusual issue - Trying NOT to use conventional grammar. 5 Tue Mar 25, 2008 10:00 pm
No Bets, We Just Need to Know (pages: 1 2 3 ) 39 Tue Mar 25, 2008 1:34 pm
DYDD Y PASG HAPUS - HAPPY EASTER 5 Tue Mar 25, 2008 9:35 am
which is correct 11 Tue Mar 25, 2008 3:44 am
New English dialect ;) 13 Tue Mar 25, 2008 1:27 am
Homophones in non-rhotic accents 7 Tue Mar 25, 2008 1:10 am
strange accent 2 Tue Mar 25, 2008 12:16 am
Caramel 1 Mon Mar 24, 2008 10:26 pm
Book Unlimited Power 1 Mon Mar 24, 2008 10:18 pm
Underline only a word in an example sentence with SuperMemo. 0 Mon Mar 24, 2008 4:27 pm
trip 3 Mon Mar 24, 2008 3:14 pm
hardly / at all / hardly at all 4 Mon Mar 24, 2008 3:49 am
Plight uprooted 5 Sun Mar 23, 2008 8:07 pm
weather 2 Sun Mar 23, 2008 6:43 pm
dish 5 Sun Mar 23, 2008 6:41 pm
given ! 2 Sun Mar 23, 2008 7:57 am
When watching movies... 11 Sun Mar 23, 2008 7:46 am
Okay OR Not Okay? 12 Sun Mar 23, 2008 7:20 am
what does it mean ?.... please help me 3 Sun Mar 23, 2008 3:09 am
rabbit vs hare (pages: 1 2 ) 16 Sun Mar 23, 2008 12:42 am
what does this sentence mean? 2 Sun Mar 23, 2008 12:34 am
R-dropping in North America (pages: 1 2 3 ) 32 Fri Mar 21, 2008 7:11 pm
stage/direct 1 Fri Mar 21, 2008 4:01 pm
What city is the best for learning English? (pages: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 74 Fri Mar 21, 2008 4:01 pm
Accent in Washington DC and Metropolitan areas 8 Fri Mar 21, 2008 2:19 pm
What do you thank about the Callan Method? 6 Fri Mar 21, 2008 7:12 am
"I saw him on a bus" 3 Fri Mar 21, 2008 6:14 am
Please Delete Troll Message on Suicide- Not language-related 2 Fri Mar 21, 2008 2:54 am
help me please 8 Thu Mar 20, 2008 3:54 pm
hear or listen? 9 Thu Mar 20, 2008 2:58 pm
Can anyone teach with callan method or a talent is required? 5 Thu Mar 20, 2008 1:02 am
Can anyone learn to speak English with Callan method? 9 Thu Mar 20, 2008 1:00 am
a proper adjective ?? 4 Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:49 pm
Position of Time Adverbials 3 Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:01 pm
do we have this word in English ?!! 4 Wed Mar 19, 2008 4:34 pm
is it a proverb ? 2 Wed Mar 19, 2008 4:26 pm
me and my wife's 5 Wed Mar 19, 2008 12:33 pm
problems of bilingual dictionaries 3 Wed Mar 19, 2008 10:55 am
Novels' Audios 0 Wed Mar 19, 2008 10:31 am
Acquiring FOREIGN accent 0 Wed Mar 19, 2008 6:28 am
Which sentence is correct? 9 Wed Mar 19, 2008 4:06 am
what 's a meaning of"I am in for it" ? 2 Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:21 am
"It's you who buys" vs "It's you who buy" 5 Tue Mar 18, 2008 2:06 pm
Palatal nasal 4 Tue Mar 18, 2008 2:37 am
Is this Puzzle 7 Mon Mar 17, 2008 5:23 pm
English will fragment into 'global dialects' (pages: 1 2 3 ) 40 Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:45 pm
Accent Reduction (pages: 1 2 3 ) 34 Mon Mar 17, 2008 11:20 am
Southern Accents outside the South (pages: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 60 Mon Mar 17, 2008 8:44 am
pussy 3 Mon Mar 17, 2008 5:45 am
What's the difference between "tautens" and " 3 Mon Mar 17, 2008 2:04 am
Here/There you go 7 Sun Mar 16, 2008 11:53 am
Moved: Indian/Arabian literature 2 Sun Mar 16, 2008 10:42 am
lettuce/lattice 2 Sun Mar 16, 2008 5:18 am
got some word 2 Sun Mar 16, 2008 4:07 am
prononciasion 8 Sat Mar 15, 2008 10:53 pm
pediatric orthopædics? 5 Sat Mar 15, 2008 10:44 pm
pronunciation of ''CHILDREN'' 11 Sat Mar 15, 2008 4:30 am
what are corporate marketing materials? 1 Fri Mar 14, 2008 3:27 am
What if neither "etc" nor "et al" work? 1 Fri Mar 14, 2008 2:50 am
Which English accent is the hardest to understand for you? (pages: 1 2 3 4 ) 46 Fri Mar 14, 2008 12:51 am
....translation .... 3 Thu Mar 13, 2008 2:47 pm
How u pronounce "salad"? 14 Thu Mar 13, 2008 2:35 pm
[adjective] as! 2 Thu Mar 13, 2008 11:34 am
Anglo-Saxon Anarcho-Traditionalism and the Spontaneous Order 11 Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:16 am
Please help for paper! 3 Thu Mar 13, 2008 4:39 am
Estuary English (pages: 1 2 3 ) 33 Wed Mar 12, 2008 6:19 pm
What does this quote mean? 1 Wed Mar 12, 2008 12:11 pm
awkward moments 7 Wed Mar 12, 2008 9:02 am
Does this happen to anyone else? 2 Wed Mar 12, 2008 4:19 am
feel a motion 0 Wed Mar 12, 2008 2:56 am
Xie: The perfect thing for you (pages: 1 2 3 ) 32 Wed Mar 12, 2008 1:36 am
Jane Austen 1 Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:04 pm
Can anyone suggest good forums on socio-economic issues? 3 Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:01 pm
What do you think about my English? 2 Tue Mar 11, 2008 3:24 pm
which accent is typical of a native Londoner? 2 Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:20 pm
troll 7 Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:06 pm
How to understand movies, tv... 2 Tue Mar 11, 2008 7:23 am
Is the purest English only spoken in Southeastern England? (pages: 1 2 3 ) 30 Mon Mar 10, 2008 10:31 am
hazel 7 Sun Mar 09, 2008 9:40 pm
//about interjections \\ 1 Sun Mar 09, 2008 8:10 pm
kuju 2 Sun Mar 09, 2008 6:32 pm
//about interjections \\ 0 Sun Mar 09, 2008 11:19 am
Will or Bill (pages: 1 2 ) 21 Sun Mar 09, 2008 6:29 am
Accent differences 2 Sun Mar 09, 2008 5:45 am
English narcissist? 1 Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:28 pm
I swear I don't swear 3 Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:20 pm
a proper title ?! 8 Sat Mar 08, 2008 8:21 pm
Spelling Rules Rule by Linda Schrock Taylor 8 Sat Mar 08, 2008 9:23 am
Voice Sample 4 Sat Mar 08, 2008 7:07 am
Canada and Minnesota 3 Sat Mar 08, 2008 5:43 am
correct this sentence 8 Sat Mar 08, 2008 4:38 am
"HEY" another dumb Americanism. Interjection NOT G (pages: 1 2 3 ) 30 Fri Mar 07, 2008 6:40 pm
How can I transfer new items to a new collection? 1 Fri Mar 07, 2008 1:36 pm
Is Notting Hill still what it appeared in the movie? 4 Fri Mar 07, 2008 11:50 am
is it "nonprofit" or "non-profit"? 1 Thu Mar 06, 2008 8:49 pm
rare common words 3 Wed Mar 05, 2008 7:12 am
Pronunciation of "on" in United States (pages: 1 2 ) 17 Wed Mar 05, 2008 2:39 am
what is a synomym for the term "detail-oriented"? 12 Tue Mar 04, 2008 2:49 pm
How can I learn English up to a native-level? 4 Tue Mar 04, 2008 1:59 pm
pianist 6 Tue Mar 04, 2008 1:13 pm
i could care less (pages: 1 2 ) 17 Tue Mar 04, 2008 4:27 am
"He is one the greatest artists." Is this phrase c (pages: 1 2 ) 19 Tue Mar 04, 2008 12:10 am
Wax Tadpole: Questions Linguists Should Answer 0 Mon Mar 03, 2008 11:36 pm
What is the English meaning of the following Spanish? 2 Mon Mar 03, 2008 11:20 am
Subject and object agreement 4 Mon Mar 03, 2008 4:39 am
kin(d) of funny - D after N 7 Mon Mar 03, 2008 3:21 am
insulting by address 4 Mon Mar 03, 2008 3:03 am
Phonemic vowel length 1 Mon Mar 03, 2008 2:20 am
British accent 2 Sun Mar 02, 2008 5:42 pm
This cam be dangerous - pronouncing N's 7 Sun Mar 02, 2008 1:08 pm
Iron Care 4 Sun Mar 02, 2008 3:31 am
Please tell me this sentence is not VERY bad 8 Sun Mar 02, 2008 3:28 am
Does this sentence make sense? 5 Sun Mar 02, 2008 3:22 am
Computer games that can help you learn English. 4 Sat Mar 01, 2008 6:00 am
"Im life" 5 Sat Mar 01, 2008 2:52 am
Just the word in the question in a SuperMemo-like app? 5 Fri Feb 29, 2008 11:09 pm
Usage 2 Fri Feb 29, 2008 7:15 pm
which one? 4 Fri Feb 29, 2008 6:47 pm
Adverbs 6 Fri Feb 29, 2008 2:09 pm
jackass or jerk? (pages: 1 2 3 4 ) 53 Fri Feb 29, 2008 10:28 am
Liberian English 1 Fri Feb 29, 2008 6:43 am
How to respond during telephone call? 1 Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:04 pm
Can anyone explain this Briticism from Spooks (MI-5) 5 Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:59 pm
Pronoun use (pages: 1 2 3 ) 34 Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:48 pm
P.S=public school? 5 Thu Feb 28, 2008 3:09 pm
stares and pecker 8 Wed Feb 27, 2008 12:02 am
diffrences between speak to & speak with ?! 2 Tue Feb 26, 2008 7:34 pm
Does A. English retain the distinction between shall & w 10 Tue Feb 26, 2008 7:23 pm
Gotta run? 2 Tue Feb 26, 2008 6:14 pm
arseome 2 Tue Feb 26, 2008 12:45 am
How many words are there for gay in English? (pages: 1 2 ) 23 Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:49 pm
why learning english in french schools? 8 Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:43 pm
have been to... 2 Mon Feb 25, 2008 6:37 pm
at all? 5 Mon Feb 25, 2008 5:34 pm
coogi jeans,ed hardy clothing,evisu,red monkey,bbc,ggg jeans 0 Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:31 pm
conditionals - help needed 1 Mon Feb 25, 2008 2:31 pm
problem with the negation of a verb 11 Sun Feb 24, 2008 10:14 pm
Problem pronouncing 'TH' (pages: 1 2 3 ) 42 Sun Feb 24, 2008 3:27 pm
PALM Set 6 Sun Feb 24, 2008 3:53 am
American Accent-URGENT (pages: 1 2 ) 18 Sun Feb 24, 2008 3:29 am
KCBAss 8 Sat Feb 23, 2008 9:03 pm
mixing old and new language 5 Sat Feb 23, 2008 12:31 am
?was?is designed by 2 Fri Feb 22, 2008 9:17 pm
Successful English Learners 11 Fri Feb 22, 2008 4:14 am
Progressive English Sentence for SRS 1 Fri Feb 22, 2008 3:42 am
NYT article about the semicolon 2 Fri Feb 22, 2008 1:11 am
´Cert´ for certain/ty/fy 3 Thu Feb 21, 2008 3:08 pm
tiredly 8 Thu Feb 21, 2008 4:53 am
you are gay if you say to another boy he is handsome (pages: 1 2 3 ) 35 Thu Feb 21, 2008 3:29 am
gentlewoman gentleman 4 Thu Feb 21, 2008 3:21 am
Pay attenchun 9 Thu Feb 21, 2008 12:26 am
"What you say?" 3 Wed Feb 20, 2008 2:04 pm
If I had known/If I had knew 2 Wed Feb 20, 2008 2:01 pm
What is a cosmopolitan person typically like? 5 Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:48 pm
first kiss (pages: 1 2 ) 19 Tue Feb 19, 2008 3:29 pm
Moderators - Please Explain The Policy On Use Of Metaphors 6 Tue Feb 19, 2008 10:51 am
around / all over the world 3 Mon Feb 18, 2008 11:36 pm
Prefixes in American English 13 Mon Feb 18, 2008 11:05 pm
that much of it 3 Mon Feb 18, 2008 2:19 pm
"Audio Books: Download Books, Music's, and Movies of Yo 0 Mon Feb 18, 2008 7:17 am
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