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I saw a post on Reddit, I knew every meaning of words but I can't get what process of action they were describing. Below is the post they put.
I had to call my boss for help with a machine that would not cooperate. We are talking as I am tightening a bolt and my slips. I split my knuckle open and called the machine every 4-letter word.
Specifically, the problem for me to understand is in what is bolt and slips and splitting knuckle open.
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asked Nov 9, 2018 at 8:12
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It looks like he made a grammatical error when writing the post on Reddit. What it was meant to say was
"I was tightening a bolt and I
slipped. I split my knuckle open and called the machine every 4-letter word"
By "splitting" his "knuckle" open, he meant he had cut open his knuckle and injured it.
answered Nov 9, 2018 at 8:22
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