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    To get wise to doing smth

    Tell me, please, is it correct to say like this "they got wise to suppressing others' will"? I've never heard "to get wise to doing smth" before.

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    Re: To get wise to doing smth

    Quote Originally Posted by Marina Gaidar View Post
    Tell me, please, is it correct to say like this "they got wise to suppressing others' will"? I've never heard "to get wise to doing smth" before.
    I wouldn't use it. I've come across "get wise to something" but not "get wise to doing".

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    Re: To get wise to doing smth

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I wouldn't use it. I've come across "get wise to something" but not "get wise to doing".
    Thank you!

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    Re: To get wise to doing smth

    Marina, your thanks are appreciated, but you don't need to send them in a separate post or to quote our answers back to us.

    We are all happy to accept a simple click on the Like button as your acknowledgement of our help.

    I agree with bhai. Here's how I would use the phrase:

    'I have got wise to the troll and her different usernames'.

    It means 'I have seen through her deception'.


    Rover



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