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    vinaynaikwad is offline Newbie
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    What does the phrase "They burnt their hands" mean?

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    It could mean that something they did affected them negatively: Burn your fingers - Idiom Definition - UsingEnglish.com

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    can you show more "tdol" please
    Last edited by mickel; 15-Apr-2010 at 17:45.

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