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    • Join Date: Dec 2005
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    meaning

    "Did you make your fortune?" asked the policeman.
    "Of course! I had to work hard fot it, though. I have lost track of Jummy, but I hope he's done half as well."
    What is the meaning of "but I hope he's done half as well"?
    Thanks


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
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    Re: meaning

    You are hoping that he has made at least half of what you have made in money.

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