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    Does "bridge both worlds" mean "bridge countercultural and cultural worlds"?


    Burly and bearded, he was a West Coast countercultural success who d managed to bridge both worlds, as comfortable in Birkenstocks as in business suits. His steely hair was tied back in a ponytail, and his face was washed with a ruddy color that made him appear as healthy as he believed he was.


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    Re: Does "bridge both worlds" mean "bridge countercultural and cultural worlds"?

    He could be a hippie and a businessman at the same time.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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