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Weiyang Luo
What did the host say in this video around 3:56? ...the queen's speech has its(steam?)... Is steam the word?What does it mean in this context? Thank you.
Jan 30, 2014 7:10 PM
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"that it has steam". It comes from the days when ships and trains were powered by steam - if something "has steam", it means it has the ability and energy to go forward and do something.
January 30, 2014
Weiyang Luo
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