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say that about the whole world

English translation: I think you could apply this to the whole world/everything

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English term or phrase: say that about the whole world
English translation:I think you could apply this to the whole world/everything
Entered by: Julia Zou
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03:21 Aug 25, 2008
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Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: say that about the whole world
When we were camping, my dad told me that you should always try to leave a place in better shape than you found it. I guess…you could say that about the whole world.

Thank you in advance!
Julia Zou
China
Local time: 12:09
I think you could apply this to the whole world/everything
Explanation:
I would say :)

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Note added at 6 mins (2008-08-25 03:27:34 GMT)
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try to leave things better than you found them .. both literally and figuratively

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Note added at 6 mins (2008-08-25 03:28:11 GMT)
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a nice philosophy :)
Selected response from:

David Hollywood
Local time: 01:09
Grading comment
Thank you very much for your help!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +10I think you could apply this to the whole world/everything
David Hollywood


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +10
I think you could apply this to the whole world/everything


Explanation:
I would say :)

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Note added at 6 mins (2008-08-25 03:27:34 GMT)
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try to leave things better than you found them .. both literally and figuratively

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Note added at 6 mins (2008-08-25 03:28:11 GMT)
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a nice philosophy :)

David Hollywood
Local time: 01:09
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 110
Grading comment
Thank you very much for your help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Demi Ebrite
10 mins
  -> thanks debrite :)

agree  Jean-Louis S.
17 mins
  -> thanks jlsjr :)

agree  orientalhorizon
27 mins
  -> thanks orientalhorizon :)

agree  Mark Berelekhis
1 hr
  -> thanks Mark :)

agree  Sabine Akabayov, PhD
1 hr
  -> thanks sibsab :)

agree  Patricia Townshend
2 hrs
  -> thanks Patricia :)

agree  Phong Le
2 hrs
  -> thanks phonogicehcmc :)

agree  Tania Samuelsson
3 hrs
  -> thanks Tania :)

agree  Jack Doughty
3 hrs
  -> thanks Jack :)

agree  Dana Rinaldi
4 hrs
  -> thanks Dana :)
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Changes made by editors
Aug 25, 2008 - Changes made by Marie-Hélène Hayles:
LevelPRO » Non-PRO
Aug 25, 2008 - Changes made by Julia Zou:
Created KOG entryKudoZ term » KOG term


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