GoogaMooga wrote:As for Minnie's and LMG's little "driving" exchange: are you trying to imply that I somehow wouldn't know that "drive" has got more than one meaning? Just because I made one, lousy mistake by confusing "in/out of a trunk" in another thread a while back? Feel free to correct me if I ever make a mistake, but I really don't think this sort of thing is necessary. I chose BCB and suffered years of John's bullying, precisely because this place has a high level of English. I thought it would be a good way to maintain my own English proficiency. And of course, talk about music.
"Ah, come in, Mister Googs, I have been expecting you. Welcome to you and your lovely companion, I do hope you have had a pleasant...drive?. I see you have already met my assistant, the capable Miss Minx, and I hope this was not too stressful an encounter for you.
You have many questions, no doubt, Mister Googs, and as neither of you will be leaving my secret volcano headquarters alive, I have no issues in describing my plans to you in full. You see Mister Googs, for some years now the world has relied primarily on the digital format for satisfying its dependence on the playback of recorded music..."
"We're a very quiet village, famous around the world for our kippers. These flower pots are just daft and ruin the look of the place."