Please

Please

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Experimenting with words..

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Please.

It has many forms and ways to be delivered and each has a different effect based on situations.

I'm pleased to meet you.

I'm very hard to please.

How will you please me?

Will you please shut up?

One can easily distinguish, it can be used seductively as well as a retort, as a sign of arrogance or as in the first example, etiquettes.



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Author's Note

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No, I'm not an English teacher and definitely not trying to teach lol. Just thought English is a funny language :p

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i have read that English is one of the harder languages to learn...we have many rules and just as many exceptions to the rules ;{ but its these nuances you are talking about that give poets wonderful opportunity to create double antandre', sarcasm and humor ... how about this one Puuuuuuuuuuuuurrrrrrrrrrdyplease ... (poetic licence makes that one word) :)))))
E.

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3 Weeks Ago

And I abs agree ;) As a non native speaker, I find I can never get enough of this language and still.. read more
Einstein Noodle

3 Weeks Ago

i like that you have opened up such a discussion .. its the perfect place for it ..Merry Christmas m.. read more
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3 Weeks Ago

Aye, WC is a great place and a lovely experience for me 😊
Merry Christmas to you too 😀.. read more



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i have read that English is one of the harder languages to learn...we have many rules and just as many exceptions to the rules ;{ but its these nuances you are talking about that give poets wonderful opportunity to create double antandre', sarcasm and humor ... how about this one Puuuuuuuuuuuuurrrrrrrrrrdyplease ... (poetic licence makes that one word) :)))))
E.

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3 Weeks Ago

And I abs agree ;) As a non native speaker, I find I can never get enough of this language and still.. read more
Einstein Noodle

3 Weeks Ago

i like that you have opened up such a discussion .. its the perfect place for it ..Merry Christmas m.. read more
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3 Weeks Ago

Aye, WC is a great place and a lovely experience for me 😊
Merry Christmas to you too 😀.. read more
I am English & I agree with you entirely. You however use it extremely well. These words of yours were just crying out to be written... All Good Things, Neville

Posted 2 Months Ago


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2 Months Ago

Well it is my second language so thank you for the compliment :) thank you too for appreciating this.. read more
Neville Pettitt

2 Months Ago

My pleasure entirely, Neville
This is the way to show instead of tell that a simple familiar word can have many meanings, & so much is carried by the tone, the attitude, & the body language. Here's another one: "Puuuuuulease!" I enjoy exploring words, so this one is satisfying (((HUGS))) Fondly, Margie

Posted 2 Months Ago


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2 Months Ago

Aye, I love exploring languages too, English especially 'cause it's not my first language :p thank y.. read more
Yes, words can be used in many settings, so please do write some more of it :)

Posted 9 Months Ago


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9 Months Ago

Hahah ofcourse 😛😛
I love how you can take a word and show its transformative colors and hues depending on where it is painted on the canvas. Words do amaze me, and languages, and you bring out a brilliant example of why. :)

Posted 10 Months Ago


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10 Months Ago

Yeah, each passing day amazes me too.
Thank you so much for the appreciation.😇
I love this idea of writing about just something...I am dry on writing ideas lately.

I understand that English is one of those few languages that has undergone excessive evolution. Having been influenced by several European dialects and a few other languages across the world.

Now I am sure that...this review of mine appears to be some kind of teaching. I must stop here.

Posted 11 Months Ago


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11 Months Ago

I find myself dry of ideas often enough and that's when things like these creep up my mind.
<.. read more
Deeeeeply Abused

11 Months Ago

English is not my first language either...:)

English being the most predominant langu.. read more
Closed

11 Months Ago

Really? I didn't know that!
And yes you're right ☺
made me smile. Seriously, go back to this sentence "a retort,as a sign" and click between the comma (,) and the word "as" and then hit the space bar once. It needs space.

Posted 11 Months Ago


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11 Months Ago

I just noticed! Thank you so much ☺
Many say what you say in your note, but what you wrote can be taken in other ways too. I found delight in reading this. Tyfs.

Posted 11 Months Ago


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11 Months Ago

Yes, there are many ways of interpreting it..
Thank you for adding your thoughts here! I app.. read more
What about please can I have? Or the old Beatles song please, please me? This I like for its quirkiness.

Posted 11 Months Ago


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11 Months Ago

In actual life, I am very hard to please but this virtual life here made it easy 😉
Thank .. read more
you said it enjoying the language is a way to learn it

Posted 11 Months Ago


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11 Months Ago

Yes, indeed it is! Thank you for adding your thoughts here ☺

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