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    On one's belly?

    In the sentence "we swim across the pool on our bellies in a sort of Busby Berkeley water ballet", does it mean the swimmers are swimming back-stroke or what? And what is Busby Berkeley water ballet? Thanks for telling me.

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    Re: On one's belly?

    Quote Originally Posted by Deepurple View Post
    In the sentence "we swim across the pool on our bellies in a sort of Busby Berkeley water ballet", does it mean the swimmers are swimming back-stroke or what? And what is Busby Berkeley water ballet? Thanks for telling me.
    Have a look at this link:
    Busby Berkeley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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    Re: On one's belly?

    Thank you. What about "on our bellies"? Does it mean lying on their back?
    Thanks again.

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    Re: On one's belly?

    Quote Originally Posted by Deepurple View Post
    Thank you. What about "on our bellies"? Does it mean lying on their back?
    Thanks again.
    No, on their bellies (stomachs).

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