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    #1

    "don`t charge the doors"

    hi,

    what does this sentence mean?

    it is written on the inside of every door of the toronto`s subway trains.

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    jc


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    #2

    Re: "don`t charge the doors"

    When the train stops at a station and the doors open, don't all rush out at once.

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    #3

    Re: "don`t charge the doors"

    hi,

    can i use "charge" to mean "to rush all at once" in other situations?

    thanks,
    jc

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    #4

    Re: "don`t charge the doors"

    Yes, but remember, you can charge up the stairs, charge in on a meeting, be charged with reckless driving, and use your charge card for purchases.

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