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  1. Fanoos62's Avatar
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    #1

    Passing me the salt.

    What does "passing me the salt" mean?

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    Re: Passing me the salt.

    http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/pass_1 See Definition#5.

    Not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: Passing me the salt.

    Usually, there is a container of salt on the dinner table. In many cases, some people at the table cannot reach the salt shaker. So they will ask a person who is closer to the salt to "pass" the salt to them.

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