4 thoughts on “Overheard on the patio

  1. Tone is crucial
    Could you tell if the speaker meant “like” in the sense of “as if,” i.e. sarcastically, or “like” in the sense of “for example”?

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    1. Re: Tone is crucial
      Sadly it was the latter. Their discussion had begun with an analysis of “style versus substance” in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues.

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  2. that sounds like something I always hear but I always write stuff like that off because the chances are REALLY HIGH that I am hearing it wrong. It is amusing though

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