grasshopper

Joined: September 26, 2005  (email not validated)

Number of comments posted: 6

Number of votes received: 17

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Re: Cow Eyes  •  February 23, 2006, 12:07pm  •  0 vote

As a vet student I would like to point out that I have never seen or heard of cows with odd-coloured eyes. I think it means you have sad eyes but I suppose different people decide on their own meani

Re: Pronunciation: aunt  •  January 3, 2006, 5:35am  •  4 votes

I'm Irish and I say 'ant'. I don't usually hear the 'ont' pronunciation but I could imagine someone with a posh British accent saying it.

Re: Complete Sentence  •  October 2, 2005, 3:24pm  •  12 votes

They are not considered complete sentences. The shortest complete sentence in the English language is "I am".

Re: O’clock  •  October 1, 2005, 5:36pm  •  1 vote

I also heard it means "of the" and it came from old English. I know Americans say "It's a quarter of" rather than "a quarter to". Also, as an Irish person I can assure you that it certainly does not

Re: “Big of a”  •  October 1, 2005, 5:25pm  •  0 vote

I just think that Americans have their own dialect which can be quite irritating. To quote Henry Higgins in "My Fair Lady", "Americans have not spoken English for years".

Re: all _____ sudden  •  September 26, 2005, 3:07pm  •  0 vote

I've never heard the phrase "all the sudden", it must be regional.