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Itasan



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Location: Yokohama, Japan

PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2007 9:34 am    Post subject: be covered in confusion Reply with quote

"She was covered in confusion."
Does it mean 'she was extremely confused'
or anything else?

Thank you.
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John Hall



Joined: 20 Jan 2007
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Location: Costa Rica

PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 5:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I guess that it would mean that she is totally immersed in confusion. However, I would never write or say a sentence like that. To me, it sounds like bad English.
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