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    jachhammer the floor=nervous

    Sorry for the typo in the heading.

    "Are you nervous? You've been sitting at the desk jackhammering the floor for half an hour."

    Can we say that when someone makes pounding movements with his feet?

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    Re: jachhammer the floor=nervous

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Sorry for the typo in the heading.

    "Are you nervous? You've been sitting at the desk jackhammering the floor for half an hour."

    Can we say that when someone makes pounding movements with his feet?
    Certainly you can say it though I've never heard this before. While the image is fairly clear, it seems too extreme a metaphor for this action.

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