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State + much/some/etc. of + Noun (Владимир vs Алеша)

I don't like milk. → I am not much of a milk admirer.

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Vladimir LopatinVladimir Lopatin, 2017/04/05 07:07

I don't like to take pictures.

AlexAlex, 2017/04/07 20:53

I'm not much of a picture taker.

AlexAlex, 2017/04/07 23:13

“Owls” don't like to get up early

Vladimir LopatinVladimir Lopatin, 2017/04/09 13:32

“Owls” are not much of early risers.
He dislikes meat.

AlexAlex, 2017/04/09 21:52

He's not much of a meat eater.

Children don't like being told “not allowed!”

Vladimir LopatinVladimir Lopatin, 2017/04/14 13:20

Children are little of “not allowed” fonders.
Alex doesn't like when he is told “stop drinking”.

AlexAlex, 2017/04/14 18:24

Alex isn't much of a “stop drinking” suitor

Princess doesn't like anybody except herself

Vladimir LopatinVladimir Lopatin, 2017/04/16 12:55

The princess is none of anybody's lover.
The prince likes nobody but the pea under the mattress.

AlexAlex, 2017/04/16 20:24

The princess is none of anybody's lover except the pea under the mattress.
The daughter doesn't like mother's lover

Vladimir LopatinVladimir Lopatin, 2017/04/23 19:07

The daughter isn't much of a mother's lover exciter.
I adore boxing.

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