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Itasan



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PostPosted: Sun Jul 08, 2007 12:23 am    Post subject: be set to Reply with quote

"The heavyweight champion is set to make his comeback."
1. Have all preparations been made for his comeback?
2. Has he decided to make his comeback?
3. Any other meaning?
Thank you.
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eslweb



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 12:18 am    Post subject: Heavyweight champion... Reply with quote

"The heavyweight champion is set to make his comeback."
1. Have all preparations been made for his comeback? Yes
2. Has he decided to make his comeback? Yes

You've pretty much got it, another way to phrase this might be:
The heavyweight champion is ready to make his comeback

I can't think of any other meanings.

James
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Buddhaheart



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 12:45 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It could also mean he is determined or resolved to fight again.
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Itasan



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 12:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thank you very much, everybody.
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