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    on smth or against smth

    Is there any difference between "to hit one's head on smth" or "to hit one's head against smth"?

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    Re: on smth or against smth

    Quote Originally Posted by Marina Gaidar View Post
    Is there any difference between "to hit one's head on smth" or "to hit one's head against smth"?
    Not really, no.

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    Re: on smth or against smth

    Please take the trouble to write something and somebody in full in future posts.

    Rover

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    Re: on smth or against smth

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    Please take the trouble to write something and somebody in full in future posts.

    Rover
    Does it make any difference? Or I've insulted you in some way by using smth instead of something?

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    Re: on smth or against smth

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    Does it make any difference? Or I've insulted you in some way by using smth instead of something?

    No it doesn't. But this is a English learning forum, and a proper example must be set when we have members that know very little about English.
    I'm not a teacher yet, but I am studying a Bachelor of Education with an English Literature major at Charles Sturt University, in NSW, Australia.

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    Re: on smth or against smth

    Quote Originally Posted by HanibalII View Post
    No it doesn't. But this is a English learning forum, and a proper example must be set when we have members that know very little about English.
    Ok, I have no problems with that. It just sounded as if I had insulted somebody, because in my country expression "take the trouble" sounds somewhat harsh.

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