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    Cool mouth half-open or half-opened

    Which is better said:

    mouth half-open or half-opened?

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    Re: mouth half-open or half-opened

    Half-open.

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    Cool Re: mouth half-open or half-opened

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    Half-open.
    Thank You very much for your kind answer. Can You explain me the reason, please?

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    Cool Re: mouth half-open or half-opened

    Quote Originally Posted by riquecohen View Post
    Half-open.
    Thank You very much for your kind answer. Can You explain the reason, please?

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    Re: mouth half-open or half-opened

    Quote Originally Posted by Bushwhacker View Post
    Thank You very much for your kind answer. Can You explain the reason, please?
    It's 'open' as in an 'open door'; similarly, you would say 'half-open door' - which refers to the state of the door in relation to the doorway, rather than to the action of someone opening it.

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