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  1. #31
    davesmom is offline
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    Lovely explanation, Cass. Personally, I love the hypen. Makes me feel more "connected":). St-Barth it is! Now I know the answer to my skate park question. Merci!
    Strangers are friends you haven't met yet.

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    There is no nude beach in Saint Barth, but there are many nude people on (some) beaches.

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    We certainly have a complicated language!
    The best moderation is the least moderation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
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    I thought this was a St Bart thread not an English language lesson.


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    There is a need for both.
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    Yes I agree but It seems no one is reading the sticky anyway. Note the Columbier in a trip report recently.


    Andy

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    You can lead a horse to water . . .
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  9. #39
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    Teach me about "less" vs. "fewer"

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    Quote Originally Posted by cassidain View Post
    And plain old rose for that pank wine too !
    hank, your tennessee roots are showing.........lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by didier View Post
    hank, your tennessee roots are showing.........lol.
    "Fils du sud" :)
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    You got me again, Cass. Ha ha ha!
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    Fils du Sud - Roi des Fils Verrouillés

    If I can't wear my Havaianas, I ain't goin'...ÀMHA

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    St. Barth not St. Barts and Barthelemy not Bartholomew

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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    There is no U in Colombier
    There is one M and one S in Flamands
    There is no apostrophe in Lorient
    There is an accent on the wine Rosé for a reason
    There are two Us in Gouverneur
    There is no G in L’Avion


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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    There is no U in Colombier
    There is one M and one S in Flamands
    There is no apostrophe in Lorient
    There is an accent on the wine Rosé for a reason
    There are two Us in Gouverneur
    There is no e in mosquito (singular) but there is in mosquitoes (plural)
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    In local usage the people of Saint Barth are referred to as The Saint Barth, not Barthians or other strange derivatives.

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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    There is no i nor e in Eddy's
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    There no vulgarities implied in this Forum's use of MFR.
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    There no vulgarities implied in this Forum's use of MFR.
    Lol!

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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    There is only one o inAbramovich
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    There is no U in Colombier
    There is one M and one S in Flamands
    There is no apostrophe in Lorient
    There is an accent on the wine Rosé for a reason
    There are two Us in Gouverneur

    Time for a refresher . . . you know who you are . . .
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    There is no e in Toiny
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    JEK is offline
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Le Repaire ends with an e
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    There is no i in transat

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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    There is no i in transat

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    Maybe the dear forum member was referring to transportation to and from the dining venue?

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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    Le Repaire ends with an e

    Sorry for the dupe - see post #22
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    Quote Originally Posted by JEK View Post
    There are two Us in Gouverneur
    Still!
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    Re: What there is and isn't . . . feel free to add as you like . . . .spell check!

    There is no Grande in Grain de Sel.
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