TOMÍSIMO RULES AND TERMS OF SERVICE
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POSTING (Applies to anywhere you can post- including the forums, idiom dictionary, and grammar wiki)
- Create thread titles that summarize the contents of the thread. In the Vocabulary forum, use the word or phrase you are asking about as the title.
- When asking for a translation or the meaning of a word or phrase, (1) describe what the word or phrase means in the original language, and (2) use the word or phrase in a sample sentence, exemplifying its use.
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