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      • Native Language:
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    • Join Date: Aug 2006
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    #1

    Problem

    Please tell me whether this expression is right; they "rose to their seats" to welcome the chief guest.


    Thanks!

    Shaukat Mahmood


    • Join Date: Dec 2007
    • Posts: 25
    #2

    Re: Problem

    No, you need to say 'They rose to their feet' (or, possibly, but less likely, 'They rose from their seats.'

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