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  1. Wanderer

    Recommend a self paced language course/app/software please?

    Where did my reply go?! Have I been censored?
  2. Wanderer

    How brave do you feel?

    gofundme?
  3. Wanderer

    How brave do you feel?

    What's the original 365GT4 2+2 fetch? The one with the 6 dual choke Webers, knock off wheels and six rear lights..
  4. Wanderer

    How brave do you feel?

    I'd risk it but not at 20k.....
  5. Wanderer

    How brave do you feel?

    To think I was offered one of these many years ago at £2495 in Carlisle, dealer took it as trade in against a nearly new Saab and didn't know what to do with it...
  6. Wanderer

    New music from La La Superstar

    On BBC’s Uncle about a musician and his nephew the nephew says ‘My dad says musician is just another word for unemployed’ I like it tho, I love the rawness, proper punk me
  7. Wanderer

    Recommend a self paced language course/app/software please?

    Babbel won't teach you this!
  8. Wanderer

    Recommend a self paced language course/app/software please?

    Give me the noun inflection tables every time, don't forget adjectives decline too. People think Russian is easy cos there are no articles, which actually makes it harder cos you have to use other linguistic tricks to imply 'the' and 'a'. Look st this!
  9. Wanderer

    Recommend a self paced language course/app/software please?

    Trouble with these apps etc is they tend to teach you stock phrases. Then if you use it and the reply isn’t stock you are flummoxed. First time in Moscow I asked for two beers then she replied with a load of Russian I couldn’t follow at all. I think it was ‘shall I take the bottle tops off’ cos...
  10. Wanderer

    Recommend a self paced language course/app/software please?

    I tried with those but for me a good book on grammar and a vocabulary works. Other than that total immersion....
  11. Wanderer

    Mental health

    Mate of mine suffered badly with mental health all his adult life, sectioned 3 ties, twice by himself. Called me up one day and said could I help him, he'd just tried to kill himself by sitting on the tracks of the West Coast Main Line, first train passed him cos he sat on the wrong line, second...
  12. Wanderer

    Just Jane

    Had the Airfix kit! Had loads, all melted in mock plane crashes in the back yard..
  13. Wanderer

    Just Jane

    The Sunderland wings were the same as on the Short Stirling, of which no examples survive. My fave WW2 bomber even though it was the worst of the heavies...
  14. Wanderer

    QPV pre-purchase check results

    Must admit all that in pics looks worse than my 2006 QP5....
  15. Wanderer

    Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio - who owns one and is it epic?

    Trouble is for me having the Maserati experience for the last 5 years an Alfa is ‘only an Alfa’ now…
  16. Wanderer

    Just Jane

    Poor man’s Caviar. Ikra is the Russian word. Red caviar is horrible, I love black caviar tho, trouble is it’s about £70 for a small tin.
  17. Wanderer

    Just Jane

    Saunders Roe Princess, love it!
  18. Wanderer

    Just Jane

    I knew!!!