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  1. militroncho's Avatar

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    Smile dirt flat

    Hi everybody. I'm reading "THE ARCHIMEDES EFFECT" . I type the whole sentence: Stevens was gonna hit the dirt flat on his face so as not get shot when MPs lit up....
    Se quitó la suciedad de su cara, o algo así???
    THX in advance.

  2. Kraken's Avatar

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    Re: dirt flat

    Hi Mili,

    flat on his face
    Definition: to be completely unsuccessful at a task. Used when someone fails completely at what he or she is trying to do
    Examples: I fell flat on my face when I tried to introduce myself to Mary.

    Remember the wise Faemino:

    "Se comió la mierda..."


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