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More empty threats from the RMT or did the lazy bolshevics not get enough
support from the sane section of their membership and decided to save face
instead?


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On Wed, 6 Jun 2018 09:37:27 +0000 (UTC), wrote:

More empty threats from the RMT or did the lazy bolshevics not get enough
support from the sane section of their membership and decided to save face
instead?


So why do people insist on starting sentences with the word 'so'?
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On Wed, 06 Jun 2018 11:01:38 +0100
Scott wrote:
On Wed, 6 Jun 2018 09:37:27 +0000 (UTC), wrote:

More empty threats from the RMT or did the lazy bolshevics not get enough
support from the sane section of their membership and decided to save face
instead?


So why do people insist on starting sentences with the word 'so'?


Emphasis. Look it up.

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On Wed, 6 Jun 2018 10:10:00 +0000 (UTC), wrote:

On Wed, 06 Jun 2018 11:01:38 +0100
Scott wrote:
On Wed, 6 Jun 2018 09:37:27 +0000 (UTC),
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More empty threats from the RMT or did the lazy bolshevics not get enough
support from the sane section of their membership and decided to save face
instead?


So why do people insist on starting sentences with the word 'so'?


Emphasis. Look it up.


Conjunction. Look it up.


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In message , at 11:01:38 on
Wed, 6 Jun 2018, Scott remarked:

So why do people insist on starting sentences with the word 'so'?


The give themselves another two seconds to think about what they are
going to say.

It's a shorter version of "I'm glad you asked me that question".
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On Wed, 6 Jun 2018 13:57:58 +0100, Roland Perry
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In message , at 11:01:38 on
Wed, 6 Jun 2018, Scott remarked:

So why do people insist on starting sentences with the word 'so'?


The give themselves another two seconds to think about what they are
going to say.

MIlliseconds surely?

It's a shorter version of "I'm glad you asked me that question".


But not as good as, 'What the audience really wants to know is ...'.


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