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Serious question

Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:56 pm

but all the fun starts with the answers...

Do you use the word 'fortnight'? :D
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Re: Serious question

Post by I am nobody » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:35 pm

I don't, and I've never even heard someone else use it unless they were trying to imitate speech from 100+ years ago.

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Re: Serious question

Post by PataPanfan » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:39 pm

I used it sincerely in a sentence once and was proud of myself

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Re: Serious question

Post by I am nobody » Sun Nov 26, 2017 8:08 pm

I forgot to mention that my post was only for American English. I've heard British people use it plenty of times.

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Re: Serious question

Post by Deku Tree » Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:50 pm

I learned that word from Frasier, but can't recall that I've ever used it.

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Re: Serious question

Post by St. Tazy Ten » Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:09 am

No?

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Re: Serious question

Post by Saria Dragon of the Rain Wilds » Mon Nov 27, 2017 2:13 am

Frequently. At least once a fortnight. :p

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Re: Serious question

Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Mon Nov 27, 2017 2:29 am

Oh my!! I didn't believe it when I read that half the world doesn't use the word 'fortnight'. Gah. Us Aussies use it every fortnight at least. :p :D
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Re: Serious question

Post by Random User » Mon Nov 27, 2017 2:43 am

Don't have many opportunities to use it properly in a sentence.

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Re: Serious question

Post by Valigarmander » Mon Nov 27, 2017 2:44 am

Forget fortnight. Sennight is where it's at.

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Re: Serious question

Post by Scarecrow » Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:03 pm

Every fortnight.

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Re: Serious question

Post by UNder the Mistletoe » Tue Nov 28, 2017 7:39 am

I don't. :/

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Post by ScottyMcGee » Mon Dec 04, 2017 1:14 am

Nope.

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Re: Serious question

Post by Kargath » Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:13 am

This ... isn't a common thing???
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Re: Serious question

Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:46 am

Kargath wrote:
Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:13 am
This ... isn't a common thing???
I don't understand it, either!! :lol: :D
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Post by Jingle Jangle Kat » Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:24 pm

Ironically
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Re: Serious question

Post by MeowMan » Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:46 am

I don't think I've ever used it outside of telling people what it means.

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Re: Serious question

Post by Shane » Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:10 pm

Are we talking about the PUBG clone?
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