What is the meaning of, or a synonym for, the expression “a course of exertion” in the phrase: The newcomers, at present, seem rather disposed to settle down to the easy lives of their neighbors, than to pursue a course of exertion which has once proved unsuccessful.
Oct 6, 2012 5:28 AM
Answers · 3
There is no need to rephrase it. It means exactly what it says. As to the exact course of exertion they are referring to, I wouldn't know. Perhaps you will have to read further.
October 6, 2012
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