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    read someone’s palm

    Dear teachers,

    Would you tell me whether I am right about my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    I never want to have my palm read; I don’t think you can tell the future from a few lines.

    read someone’s palm = tell someone’s fortune by reading someone’s hand

    Thanks for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V

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    Re: read someone’s palm

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    I never want to have my palm read; I don’t think you can tell the future from a few lines.

    read someone’s palm = tell someone’s fortune by reading someone’s hand. Yes
    Are you clear about the have something done construction?

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