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    #1

    Smile difficult sentences

    dear all in these sentences
    they were up at cock-crow ,but somehow they still seemed to have great deal to do
    i've not understood were up at cock-crow
    Mrs Weasly dashed about in a bad mood looking for spare sock and quills
    i've not understood dashed about
    thank you

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    #2

    Re: difficult sentences

    "were up at cock-crow"
    I think it means get up or wake up in the ealy morning.

    cock is a bird which is famous for his loud voice in the morning which make people get up.



    "cock-crow"= dawn


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    #3

    Re: difficult sentences

    dash about/around = courir de tous les côtés, courir un peu partout

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