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    A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    B was talking to A relaxing his hand on A's TV or he had put his hand on A's TV. A didn't want B's hand on his TV so he took B's hand off his TV. A removed his hand from his TV.

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    To make your sentences easier to decipher, please replace "A" and "B" with actual names.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    To make your sentences easier to decipher, please replace "A" and "B" with actual names.
    Tom was talking to Tim relaxing his hand on Tim's TV or he had put his hand on Tim's TV. Tim didn't want Tom's hand on his TV so he took Tom's hand off his TV. A removed his hand from his TV.

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    Tom was talking to Tim relaxing his hand on Tim's TV
    The part above doesn't make sense.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    not a teacher

    Is this what you mean?

    Tom was talking to Tim while resting his hand on Tim's TV. Tim didn't want Tom's hand on his TV so he removed it.

    To physically remove someone else's hand from a piece of furniture seems quite rude, unless done in a joking way.
    Perhaps: "Tim didn't want Tom's hand on his TV so he asked him to remove/move it", or " asked him to take it off".

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    Tim does seem a little finicky. Why would anybody worry about someone's hand on their TV?

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    Tim was jealous of his opulent TV, and Tom's hand was filthy.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    Tim was jealous of protective about his opulent TV, and Tom's hand was filthy.
    Is that what you meant, Matthew?

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    'Jealous of something' carries the meaning of 'protect' according to http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionar...s-of-something
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: A "took B's hand off" or "remove B's hand from" TV.

    That's not a common meaning of jealous, Matthew.

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