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    Talking ask for information

    Hi all teachers.
    In this sentence "When you hang from a gibbet for the sport of your own crows..".
    Please what the meaning of the sport of ...
    In the dictionary sport is game.
    Thank you.

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    Re: ask for information

    Quote Originally Posted by light87 View Post
    Hi all teachers.
    In this sentence "When you hang from a gibbet for the sport of your own crows..".
    Please what the meaning of the sport of ...
    In the dictionary sport is game.
    Thank you.
    I suppose you understand what "to hang from a gibbet" means. OK. So, if "sport" is a game, what might the crows be doing?

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    Re: ask for information

    Hi thank you
    this is the hole text(it is a movie).
    We shall have peace when the lives of the soldiers...

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    00:12:06,040 --> 00:12:08,031
    ...whose bodies were hewn even as they lay dead...

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    00:12:08,200 --> 00:12:11,590
    ...against the gates of the Hornburg, are avenged!

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    00:12:13,080 --> 00:12:18,438
    When you hang from a gibbet for the sport of your own crows...

    Thank you

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    Re: ask for information

    Please give your threads more helpful titles. 'Ask for information' tells us nothing. "Meaning of 'sport of?" would have been useful here.

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    mearning of sport

    Hi thank you.
    please can you explain me the meaning of sport of .
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