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im here to help




i can help with english if anyone needs.

you can message me here or at

msn: philquad AT hotmail.com

or yahoo: phill281


no im not a female so if your male and looking for a date, forget it. 

08:15 AM Jan 03 2008 |

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Lemon Zhu


Hello philquad,

My name is Lemon .Lemon is the fruit I like and this word is very similar to my Chinese name in pronounce.But one day I found is this word have another meaning :ugly women . so I want to know is this world have this meaning in your country?Should I change my english name ?

Waiting for your reply.Laughing

 Best regards

08:38 AM Jan 03 2008 |




hi lemon

in english, lemon is a fruit as you said, nothing else

the taste is of course sour, hence somethings being refered to as a "lemon"

most often a bad car is refered to as a lemon, as in no good.

why, i dont know,maybe the car went sour.

but no, women are not lemons, if anybody calls you that, call them as cus,cus, it tastes worse


09:10 AM Jan 03 2008 |




hi philquad..

nice to meet you here..i'm shuet..can we make a friend..i'm here for looking someone who can help me improve my english speaking skills and find more friends all over the world..hope to hear from you soon..

best regards..


01:41 AM Jan 04 2008 |

Lemon Zhu


Hi philquad,

Thank you for this kindly answer ! Now i see .Though my english nanme is not so good I don't want to change it .Beacuse I  have used for years .

Yes, lemon is sour ,but my life is sweet . ha! ha ! And I hope you too!Wink


02:08 AM Jan 04 2008 |



Viet Nam

Hi hiSmile!.So nice to catch u here,I just wanna study Eng,i'll add u in my contact in Yahoo,is that ok,hope to catch u much more there.

04:52 AM Jan 04 2008 |