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Andrey Kuptsov
what does "a cause for applause" mean? http://newburghrestoration.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Cause__for_Appause_Page_1.jpg
Nov 2, 2012 12:42 AM
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Cause for Applause = Something worth Applauding = Some act that is worthy of praise. In the picture, you can see the audience applauding. The applause is most probably in praise of Creativity in the Orange County :)
November 2, 2012
You can approach it literally, a cause is something... well... a cause, I guess you can also put reason in there instead. So it's a reason to give a round of applause. In this case its the creativity (= the cause) which is worth the applause. Hope it helped
November 2, 2012
Andrey Kuptsov
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