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    down to earth

    what's the meaning of " he's really down to earth and make you laugh" ???
    "down to earth " means funny???

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    Someone who's down to earth is not pretentious- an ordinary person, not one with a great opinion of their own importance.


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    so this phrase is used as adj. , right?

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    Re: down to earth

    Yes.


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    thanks

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