Student or Learner
I was reading Matilda and couldnt understand this sentence:
" A particularly poisonous little girl might sting me into saying, 'Fiona has the same glacial beauty as an iceberg but she has absolutely
nothing below the surface.' "
What do you mean by sting me into saying?
Last edited by Rover_KE; 13-Jan-2014 at 08:06. Reason: Fixing typo
'...provoke me into saying...'