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Help with a English phrase?
Hi guys, I am learning English through reading a book Featherwing Saga.
There is one phrase I don’t get in the following sentence “He had combed long wisps of hair over his freckled brown egg of a head in a vain . attempt to hide the fact that he was bald.”
What does “brown egg of a head” mean here?
Thanks for your help!
- Anonymous1 month agoFavourite answer
AN English phrase ---
He was bald like an egg and his head had freckles on it.
- Anonymous1 month ago
Do you know what an egg is? How about the word "brown"? Now how about "head"?
- Land-sharkLv 71 month ago
Looks like a brown boiled egg in an egg cup.