We do a couple

English translation: We answer a couple of letters

08:47 Jan 5, 2003
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: We do a couple
Another interview :(

Who looks after al your fan mail?
Ringo: Well, we have clubs in each or most cities and they sort of get the bul of it. We do a couple, and the toys get shipped back to England. We send some to hospitals and things like that.

What does "We do a couple" refer to?
Local time: 19:54
English translation:We answer a couple of letters
That is how I read it. The "clubs" do the rest.

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Fuad Yahya
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5 +11We answer a couple of letters
Fuad Yahya



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +11
We answer a couple of letters

That is how I read it. The "clubs" do the rest.


Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 893

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marie Scarano
10 mins

agree  Norbert Hermann
38 mins

agree  Steffen Pollex (X): Where's the problem?1
1 hr

agree  jerrie: The fan clubs do the bulk of it, but we personally reply/answer a few...
1 hr

agree  Chris Rowson (X)
1 hr

agree  Spiros Doikas
1 hr

agree  GingerR
2 hrs

agree  Refugio
3 hrs

agree  Arthur Borges: Yes Jerrie.
4 hrs

agree  Drak
4 hrs

agree  Christopher Crockett: Yes, with jerrie's refinement.
9 hrs

neutral  airmailrpl: they sort of get the bul(k) of it. We do a (receive) couple (of the letters)
23 hrs
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