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    loose lips sink ships

    what is that meaning, pls?
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    Re: loose lips sink ships

    Telling secrets causes harm.

    Loose lips = a person who reveals secret information (the information passes too easily from their lips)

    Sinks ships = the enemy gets the information needed to harm the fleet.

    As a metaphor, revealing information that you should not share can hurt people or disrupt things.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: loose lips sink ships

    Great, thanx.

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    Re: loose lips sink ships

    Its meaning is nice

    thanks to you

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