[General] makes mortal enemies out of us

suffi12

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I can't make out the meaning of the following sentence.
The viruses and parasites are just hitching a ride. But this is what makes mortal enemies out of us and mosquitoes.
What does that mean the clause written in bold letters
I haven't understand the meaning.If you were to express in a different way or sentence I would be happy. Thanks beforehand
 

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I can't make out the meaning of the following sentence.
The viruses and parasites are just hitching a ride. But this is what makes mortal enemies out of us and mosquitoes.
What does that mean the clause written in bold letters
I don't understand the meaning. (space) If you were to express in a different way or sentence I would be happy. Thanks. (delete: beforehand)

Have you Googled "mortal enemy"?

Mosquitoes are our mortal enemies because of the diseases they carry. The diseases make us mortal enemies. Without the diseases, mosquitoes would not be our enemies.

Does it make sense now?

Don't say "beforehand." It was obviously beforehand, because you wrote it before hitting the post button.
 

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I know the meaning of "mortal enemy." I think it was "out of. " But now I 've got the meaning. Thanks
 

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Not a teacher.

Don't say "beforehand." It was obviously beforehand, because you wrote it before hitting the post button.
They say so in Turkish . I mean " before the answer." Of course it can be wrong. I don't know. I'm a teacher in Turkey . Philosophy teacher at a high-school .As you see I do not empty I'm learning English.

 
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Not a teacher.

Don't say "beforehand." It was obviously beforehand, because you wrote it before hitting the post button.

They say so in Turkish. They say what in Turkish?

I mean "before the answer." No one mentioned "before the answer".

Of course, [STRIKE]it can[/STRIKE] I could be wrong. I don't know. I'm a philosophy teacher [STRIKE]in[/STRIKE] at a high school in Turkey. [STRIKE]Philosophy teacher at a high-school .[/STRIKE]

As you see I
do not empty I'm learning English. This whole sentence makes no sense.


See my comments and corrections above. It is good of you to try to help other learners but please ensure that you write "Not a teacher" at the top of any response.
 
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