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    Default holds him higher!

    When he knew what his son has done, he holds him higher.

    what does "holds him higher" mean?

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    Default Re: holds him higher!

    Quote Originally Posted by tasneemspring View Post
    When he knew what his son has done, he holds him higher.

    what does "holds him higher" mean?
    The sentence doesn't make a lot of sense. My best guess is that it should read something like "he holds him in higher regard". This would mean that he has a better opinion of him than he had before.

    There is a tense problem in the sentence though. It should either be:

    When he knew what his son had done, he held him.......

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    Now that he knows what his son has done, he holds him....

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