Lesson 16, Exercise 9: Mr and Mrs Scott, Part 2 of 3
Mr Scott doesn't like ANY Europeans.
Mr Scott says the French are "not to his
particular taste". This means
he doesn't like the French.
he doesn't like French taste.
he doesn't like some particular qualities about the French.
"The French are not to my particular taste, but then, no Europeans
He doesn't like any Europeans.
He doesn't like the French, but he likes other Europeans.
He likes the French, and he also likes other Europeans.
Mrs Scott makes a distinction between
the northern and southern French.
She prefers the people who live in the south of France. They are more
She prefers the people who live in the north of France, far from the
She has no preference.
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