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    Kerry Guest

    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.

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    Re: expression

    Thank you for your prompt reply!
    Kerry

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