Can you help me with English please?
I went back to my room and read over my paper several times.
What does the word "over" mean in this case?
- EisbärLv 72 months agoBest answer
To read 'over' something is to carefully read it to check for mistakes.
- PearlLv 72 months ago
reading it more than once
- choko_canyonLv 72 months ago
In this context it means "through". As in "I read through my paper several times".
- 2 months ago
hello maybe turn the page i not sure ask who did this get the proper answer thank you
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- Pearl LLv 72 months ago
that you read it more than one time
- yet-knish!Lv 72 months ago
Read over, read through, same thing. You could even leave the word out without really changing the meaning.
- Red FoxLv 62 months ago
To "read over" in this case means to read your paper from beginning to end especially to look for mistakes or check details.