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    I would eat a horse

    Dear all,


    Can I use would instead of could ''eat a horse ''

    I would eat a horse : used for saying that you are very hungry

    Does this idiom contain the original meaning and sounds natural for a native speaker ?

    Many thanks
    Last edited by duiter; 14-Dec-2010 at 08:04. Reason: edit

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    Re: I would eat a horse

    Quote Originally Posted by duiter View Post
    Dear all,


    Can I use would instead of could ''eat a horse '' no

    I would eat a horse used

    for saying that you are very hungry

    Does this idiom contain the original meaning and sounds natural for a native speaker ? no

    Many thanks
    2006

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