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Re: Spot of bother

Posted by Miri Barak on February 23, 2004

In Reply to: Poor thing posted by Miri Barak on February 23, 2004

: "The downside for her is I don't really think she's got a chance and I don't think she's going to live, I mean Cookie's going to die and *I don't know that we can get the government to move fast enough to stop that*. Cookie's going to die",

: I need the sentence in btween stars: "I don'w know..."
: Does he mean that he don't think they can move fast enough, or that he knows he cannot move fast enough.
: It is a mild difference I know.

: Thank you very much again!!!

another question:
What is "spot of bother" is it a bit of a problem?

context:
And Charlie and Pacito have a spot of bother making new friends.

Thanks again!