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    #1

    "get down my stomach"

    Hi, can you say: "None of my pants fit anymore, I need to get down my stomach"

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    #2

    Re: "get down my stomach"

    Quote Originally Posted by TheShadow View Post
    Hi, can you say: "None of my pants fit anymore, I need to get down my stomach"

    Thanks
    No.

    I need to lose some weight.
    I need to lose some weight, especially around the/my middle.
    I need to flatten my stomach.
    I need to get a flatter stomach.

    "Get down" does not work in this context.

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    #3

    Re: "get down my stomach"

    You could try to get your weight down, but not get down your weight.

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    Re: "get down my stomach"

    When a dictionary says a phrasal verb's separable (or not), it's being quite helpful.

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