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#1 2017-06-08 03:02:20

JuanTwoThree
Eggcornista
From: Spain
Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 415

A backwood(s) step

It beggars belief that we haven’t seen this before, which means we probably have:

If what you say is true then perhaps this is the only thing Trump is proposing that won’t be a backwood step

to make it full inline would probably be a bit of a backwood step

I made a keyboard on this principle 18 months ago for use on my iPad and USE it sometimes, frankly its a backwoods step

I therefore do not think for a defender that it is a backwoods step to play for a team lower down the league

It doesn’t really need spelling out: backwood = hill-billy = primitive = throwback


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#2 2017-06-08 07:25:26

kem
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From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2551

Re: A backwood(s) step

How indeed have we missed this one. Non-rhotics are especially susceptible.


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