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Robyn made a comment in the group Language & GrammarDeb's Daze(d and Confused) topic
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" Some expressions really are (from Chinese) I am told that "long time, no see" for instance is a direct translation - who knew :) "
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by Danielle Steel
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If I could have given this a lower rating, I would have.

Yawn.

No date for finishing the book. Cannot finish the book. Take the date as when having abandoned the book.

I thought it might be good for a light holiday read, but even bearing that in mind
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