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03:08 Feb 8, 2009
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase: Feet-on-floor
Feet-on-floor, NOW!

The situation is that a parent was talking to a child.

Does it mean that he was asking the child to get up from bed?

Thank you in advance!
Jianming Sun
Local time: 06:43
English translation:could be...
Explanation:
Could also be that the child had his/her feet on the furniture, impossible to tell without context of the situation.
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David Russi
United States
Local time: 16:43
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feet-on-floor
could be...


Explanation:
Could also be that the child had his/her feet on the furniture, impossible to tell without context of the situation.

David Russi
United States
Local time: 16:43
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