Originally Posted by CatPat
My English is not perfect so perhaps I belong elsewhere also.
, no one said you shouldn't be here. If you look at the top of the Discuss Cooking webpage, we are here to "Discover Cooking, Discuss Life". That doesn't mean we chase away people not fluent in English who want to "Discover Cooking, Discuss Life" but have a small problem here or there with making their point clear - and that applies to U.S. born, native English speakers that still might have problems with the language!
You have discovered things about cooking here while certainly talking about life.
, it appears, is looking for language help understanding a certain English-language phrase. Since DC is a forum set up for people interested in COOKING and not in linguistics, he would best be served by asking his questions in a forum of people who enjoy discussing language more than talking about cooking.