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What does fetch mean?


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What does fetch mean? #181 (permalink) Thu Aug 21, 2014 7:32 am   What does fetch mean?
 

familiar to - when something/someone is the same as another thing/person in some way.
familiar with - when someone understands something about something/someone quite well.

This should help:
http://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/definition/english/familiar
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What does fetch mean? #182 (permalink) Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:19 am   What does fetch mean?
 

familiar with something knowing something very well
-an area with which I had been familiar since childhood
-By now you will be familiar with the one-way system in the centre of town.
-Are you familiar with the computer software they use?
familiar (with somebody)(of a person's behaviour) very informal, sometimes in a way that is unpleasant
-You seem to be on very familiar terms with your tutor.
-After a few drinks her boss started getting too familiar for her liking.

"familiar to"
It is, said Poirot, that I remember now why the face of Ann is familiar to me. Synonym: known
That sounds familiar to me.
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