Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 23rd Jan 2012 11:00 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless That's what you get for not delivering. As had been anticipated for a while now, the two co-CEOs of Research In Motion, Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie, will step down from their posts. Chief operating officer Thorsten Heins will take over the role of CEO, while the two former co-CEOs will move to other functions within the company.
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English Phrases
by lfeagan on Mon 23rd Jan 2012 18:02 UTC
lfeagan
Member since:
2006-04-01

From the last paragraph: "We'll see where it all goes, but I'm not exactly bringing with confidence."

The phrase you were looking for is "brimming with confidence". The brim is the top-edge of a pot (or other vessel). Brimming is when the contents, often a liquid, have reached the brim of the pot, and therefore it is full. So, to be "brimming with confidence" is to be full of it.

Just trying to be helpful. I recognize that English is not your primary language.

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RE: English Phrases
by Thom_Holwerda on Mon 23rd Jan 2012 18:29 in reply to "English Phrases"
Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

Oh that's a weirdo brain error. I know it's brimming.

Fixing.

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RE[2]: English Phrases
by leech on Tue 24th Jan 2012 01:46 in reply to "RE: English Phrases"
leech Member since:
2006-01-10

You were still thinking about the Eggsbox 3.60 ;) Love that skit.

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