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Old 04-17-2008, 11:27 AM   #1
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Default "en masse" vs "in mass"

which do you use?
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:29 AM   #2
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En masse. WTF is "in mass"?

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Old 04-17-2008, 11:30 AM   #3
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Technically its the same thing really, as the literally translation of "en masse" is "in mass". Though it just doesn't work that in my opinion.
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:31 AM   #4
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En masse. In mass doesn't make sense, its not an option.
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:32 AM   #5
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:33 AM   #6
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lol this is excellent... Exactly the results I needed
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:33 AM   #7
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Just proving my point

Technically its the same thing really, as the literally translation of "en masse" is "in mass". Though it just doesn't work that in my opinion.
Admit it. You used in mass, someone said you were dumb and you came here for vindication only to find none.
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:34 AM   #8
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isn't that where everyone went to see the pope this morning?

they were in mass en masse...

gotta love a historical opportunity to make a bad line...
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:35 AM   #9
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Boston can be a fun place to visit, but I'd rather spend my summers in Penn than in Mass.
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:35 AM   #10
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Just proving my point

Technically its the same thing really, as the literally translation of "en masse" is "in mass". Though it just doesn't work that in my opinion.
Admit it. You used in mass, someone said you were dumb and you came here for vindication only to find none.
lol no... entirely the opposite. TRUST ME!!! I SWEAR!
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:36 AM   #11
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the one that bugs the hell out of me is when people type persay instead of per se. or ect instead of etc. its short for et cetera, why would the c be first?
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:37 AM   #12
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:42 AM   #13
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The entire congregation was gunned down today while they were en masse. Nope doesnt work.
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:44 AM   #14
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"En masse" is French for "in mass."
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Old 04-17-2008, 11:46 AM   #15
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I hate it when people say it was a "mute point" or it "peaked/peeked their interest".
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the one that bugs the hell out of me is when people type persay instead of per se. or ect instead of etc. its short for et cetera, why would the c be first?
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Isn't that a shot in billiards?
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I hate it when people say it was a "mute point" or it "peaked/peeked their interest".
isn't that the same pronounciation anyways? piqued?
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isn't that the same pronounciation anyways? piqued?
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"en masse" is one term
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Let me guess, Tom again?
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