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    Maria07 is offline Newbie
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    had all but conquered

    Hi,

    What does the sentence "William had all but conquered England" means?

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: had all but conquered

    He had conquered nearly all of it and the little bit left was small and insignificant, so he was in control of pretty much everything.

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