Brownie points


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Brownie points

plPluspunkte pl; let’s give him Brownie points for tryingdass er es versucht hat, können wir ihm ja anrechnen; to score Brownie points with somebodysich bei jdm beliebt machen
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Only one lender - Norwich & Peterborough - got brownie points for of fering would-be borrowers a clear choice.
But if he needs advice on how to win back Brownie points from the ladies of the house, he only has to ask his dad.
And you men out there can earn a few pre-Christmas brownie points by getting that special someone some chic and cheap frillies.
Is this someone trying to gain brownie points by penny pinching?
Malacanang cautioned De Lima against using the issues for political mileage and scoring brownie points.
Summary: Islamabad [Pakistan], May 11 (ANI): Clarifying his predecessor Nawaz Sharif 's recent statement about the Mumbai attacks, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday appealed the opposition members not to put the country's national security in jeopardy for earning brownie points politically.
I must say, most of the time I really don't mind as it is nice to have my Saturdays free, but I keep up the annoyed wife act as it earns me brownie points for later in the year.
I must say, most of the time I really don't mind as it is nice to to have my Saturdays free, but I keep up the annoyed wife act as it earns me brownie points for later in the year.
So in all, a car can earn a maximum of seven brownie points. Scoring in each test out of five stars
Anyway, during Wednesday's show, she gamely tucked into "Crack of Lamb" (sheep's anus) and "Vomau-vents" (vomit fruit), and that banked her plenty of brownie points (yes, her OWN brownie points and in her OWN bank).
I think past such misadventures under the Harper "regime" were very much about trying to win "brownie points" with Washington to help protect our vulnerable trade position with the U.S., and keep our economy propped up enough to get re-elected ...
"Albanians should once and for all renounce their narrow thinking that either you are with Nikola, or with Zoran", stated Ibrahimi and added that BESA won't be a branch of any Macedonian party and won't adopt their decisions just to win brownie points.