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    sent for the

    Th mechanical teacher had been giving her test after test in Geography and she had been doing worse and worse until her mother had shaken her head sorrowfully and sent for the County Inspector.

    What does `sent for the' mean in this sentence?

    Please explain it.

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    Re: sent for the

    Her mother asked (or sent) someone to go get the County Inspector.

    All the best.


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