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Kelly Xu
carving out sofa real estate Anyway. It was early July and hot the day I reported in; the sort of hot you carry in your lungs. I knocked on the glass door and as I did so, caught a glimpse of my own tired reflection. Let me just say that carving out sofa real estate with a flatulent dog does nothing for one's complexion. I would like to know what does " carving out sofa real estate" in this paragraph mean. Thanks in advance for your kind help.
Mar 10, 2014 5:17 AM
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"Carving out sofa real estate" means claiming a spot on the sofa for himself. He's sharing the sofa with the dog, so he has to shove the dog over to make space for himself.
March 10, 2014
Kelly Xu
Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), English
Learning Language
English