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    Default CARRY IT VERY WELL

    A woman was trying on a dress, and a guy said "you carry it very well."

    What does "carry it" mean, or what does "it" refer to?

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    Default Re: CARRY IT VERY WELL

    Quote Originally Posted by EverLivingPoet View Post
    A woman was trying on a dress, and a guy said "you carry it very well."

    What does "carry it" mean, or what does "it" refer to?
    "It" refers to the look/design of that particular dress. It doesn't sound very natural to me. I'd be more inclined to say:

    It looks good on you.
    It suits you.
    Not everyone would be able to wear that dress, but you can carry it off!

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