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    vil is offline VIP Member
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    show one's paces

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    Katharine was determined to show her paces as a housewife and win their confidence.

    show one’s paces = show one's abilities, skills

    Thanks for your efforts.

    Regard,

    V

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    Re: show one's paces

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    Katharine was determined to show her paces as a housewife and win their confidence.

    show one’s paces = show one's abilities, skills

    Thanks for your efforts.

    Regard,

    V
    Yes, you are right

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