acquire a place v. set location

teechar

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Just for a change, what do you think those words mean, htt21? Try to make an educated guess.
 

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Just for a change, what do you think those words mean, htt21? Try to make an educated guess.

As I am not a native and not an experienced person, I can just guess but never be sure. So my guess is "He provided places for him" or "He made him have that places." But the use of acquire in this manner is very surprising to me.

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"acquire" means "get/obtain", as it usually does.

One can acquire things for oneself or one can acquire them for other people.
 
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