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"She who laughs last,
laughs best!"

"Laughter is the
best medicine."

"Laugh and the world laughs with you, trip over a big bag of garbage and fall on the sidewalk breaking a bone or two and you fall alone!"

Learner's Mistake Five

Falling or Travelling?

From a student's writing:
"Once I tripped all the way to Hawaii."  
Explanation: The English word "trip" has two meanings. The writer here should use it as a noun and write "I took a trip" or "I went on a trip". As a verb, "trip" means to fall! (Usually because something gets in the way of a person's feet or legs.) So, did this student "fall" all the way to Hawaii? I don't think so! (^_^)

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