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Itasan



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 8:21 am    Post subject: claim credit Reply with quote

"The president claims credit for each accomplishment."
Does this sentence mean the president insists that
each accomplishment is his?
Thank you.
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John Hall



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 5:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I would say that it means that the President believes that he is the one primarily responsible for the success of each accomplishment.
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Itasan



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PostPosted: Fri Jul 27, 2007 12:49 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I see.
Thank you very much, John.
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