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    went over the edge

    What do you think " went over the edge " means? "went on the top of the edge of the waterfall" or "went across the waterfall"? Does it mean right on the edge after the edge or? I think the latter.

    41)One day, an old man fell into a river. The river took him toward a high and dangerous waterfall. Everybody who was watching feared for his life. When he went over the edge of the waterfall, they were certain he was dead. Fortunately, he came out alive and unharmed...

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    Re: went over the edge

    He went with the water - towards the edge and then downwards, in the waterfall,

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    Re: went over the edge

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    What do you think " went over the edge " means? "went on the top of the edge of the waterfall" or "went across the waterfall"? Does it mean right on the edge after the edge or? I think the latter.

    41)One day, an old man fell into a river. The river took him toward a high and dangerous waterfall. Everybody who was watching feared for his life. When he went over the edge of the waterfall, they were certain he was dead. Fortunately, he came out alive and unharmed...
    "Went over the edge" (of the waterfall) means that he went down the waterfall to the water below.

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