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  1. Kerry
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    expression

    Dear Teacher,

    How would you explain the meaning of the following expression in English

    "Against its invaders Russia spared no quarter"

    Thank you for your help

    Nicest Regards,

    Kerry

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    Re: expression

    = 'Russia spared no quarter against its invaders' = Russia attacked its invaders vigorously, letting none escape unscathed, if at all possible.

  3. Kerry
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    Re: expression

    Thank you for your prompt reply!
    Kerry

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