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"it all kicked off" is a saying that is mostly used to mean either there was a very heated arguement, or more often that fists started flying, often when other people get involved, then suddenly it goes from zero to total chaos. Its probably fair to say that it is a saying mostly used by the younger population and the working classes. for example &...


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"You is" is usually ungrammatical in standard English. You cannot use "you is" as a substitute for "you are". However, you can say "One of you is responsible", "One of you is stupid", "One of you is innocent".


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There is a time where using "you is" is correct. That situation is when you are speaking about the actual word "you." For example, The definition of you is ‘a pronoun used to refer to the person or people that the speaker is addressing.' Other than that, you is a pronoun which has no singular form.


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Oh, my friend, you are not only my friend, but my best friend, or anything for that matter. It does not matter whether you are from Paris, Kyoto, Jalalabad, Cairo, Mexico City, or Cleveland. You know what it means. It means RUN.


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... or anyone for that matter. for that matter is a common spoken expression to stress that something else is also true. or anyone is linked to a mother: the best friend a mother (or anyone) could have.


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We called the room pictured "sports hall", we had several of these in different buildings of the school but we'd differentiate between them by saying "the sports hall in D-block, F-block" etc. we also had a building devoted to one large sports hall which was THE sports hall, part of the same building was a room with running machines and ...


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Two of those terms are sorts of fishing fly: Black Bomber and Black Gnat. A dropper is a piece of extra line enabling you to attach more than one fly to your line so increasing the chances of catching a fish. The other two, Sedgefield Yellow and Mallowflier, do not seem to be common sorts of fly. You can see pictures of the two which are flies by putting ...


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The literal meaning of to be overwhelmed is to be overcome by a flood or an avalanche, or to be defeated by a much greater force. Metaphorically, it means to be overcome by strong emotion. So, overwhelming does indeed often mean very great, but in this context it means "Doesn't it make you feel really emotional?"


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The way the characters speak would be considered non-standard in British and American English. As noted on a sister-site https://english.stackexchange.com/questions/421002/we-indians-often-say-i-finished-my-homework-today-itself-which-i-know-is-wron In Indian dialects, the word "itself" is added to add emphasis to time expressions as in Yesterday ...


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Your don't have certain guidelines at first sight seems backwards, but I'm guessing that you are using certain to mean "definite, clear, precise". Certain with that meaning is only used as a predicate, not attributively, so I think you mean their guidelines are not very precise. Certain used attributively is almost the same as some, but it has a ...


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