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    Smile I won over/against you

    You won over/against me.
    I lost to you.



    We use the above two in our daily conversation in our culture, and they refer to about the same thing for us. But I wonder if they are also true of you native speakers.

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    You won over me. <odd>
    You won against me ~ You beat me.

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    Thanks, Soup.
    Long time no see! How is it going?
    By the way, does it sound right to say "I lost to you?" If yes, does it mean "You beat me?"

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    I lost to you ~ you beat me.
    You lost to me ~ I beat you.

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    Soup, thank you again.
    I miss your posts a lot!

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    You're welcome.


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