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He nails it!... 1.what‘s the meaning of"He nails it."? 2.despite his effort and kindness, Oscar is failing to transcend his past as much as he is succeeding in doing so... "as much as" here means what? “
Mar 3, 2014 11:52 AM
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"He nails it" can mean he did it perfectly, but sometimes it's used sarcastically and means the opposite, so the context is important. In sports, particularly gymnastics or figure skating, the announcers will say "He nailed it" in reference to an athlete who lands on his or her feet without wobbling or falling over. "As much as" means in the same amount as.
March 3, 2014
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