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Postby skinem » Tue Jul 11, 2006 11:54 pm

Comport--verb

Behave

Be consistent

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Postby Brazilian dude » Wed Jul 12, 2006 12:34 pm

Oh, so easy for me: comportar-se. :D

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Postby gailr » Wed Jul 12, 2006 2:48 pm

Do US elementary school report cards still carry comments on comportment?
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Postby Stargzer » Wed Jul 12, 2006 5:52 pm

gailr wrote:Do US elementary school report cards still carry comments on comportment?
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The Nuns used to grade us on Deportment.
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Postby gailr » Wed Jul 12, 2006 9:58 pm

Comportment. Deportment. I'm pretty sure of the purportment that I was graded by our nuns on portmant of some sort. (Before voluntary transportment to public schools, as we never reached rapportment.) :wink:
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Postby Brazilian dude » Wed Jul 12, 2006 10:18 pm

Bof! Portemanteaux!

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