Meg T
burst with characters?? What does "streets bursting with characters" mean? I found this expression in an article introducing a city.
Oct 11, 2019 7:36 AM
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Are you sure that there is an "s" at the end of "character"? if X is bursting with Y, X has a very, very large amount of Y (like a suitcase that is bursting because you've filled it with too many clothes.) "This is an excellent dessert. It is absolutely bursting with flavor."" character (uncountable)= what makes something special, unique, and good. If a street is bursting with character, it is very different from any other street in the world. a character (countable)= a person who is interesting but slightly strange, like a juggler If a street is bursting with characterS, it contains a lot of jugglers and actors and artists and magicians.
October 11, 2019
the streets are special and unique?like someone with obvious character?
October 11, 2019
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