Re: I can't see myself from the side.
If you think of your student looking at herself in the mirror, then she can indeed see herself face on, but not from the side.
Originally Posted by vectra
OK, if she has extra mirrors, arranged at the right angles, she can see herself from the side and from behind, but she has presented a vivid image. Poets might argue with the langauage, but it's fine from a grammatical point of view.
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