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D00M
Posted: Friday, December 1, 2017 12:32:09 PM

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Hello respected teachers,

She imagined delicate food served in marvellous dishes.

What does delicate mean in the above, please?

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Харбин Хэйлунцзян 1
Posted: Friday, December 1, 2017 1:41:58 PM

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D00M wrote:
She imagined delicate food served in marvellous dishes.

What does delicate mean in the above, please?

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FounDit
Posted: Friday, December 1, 2017 1:50:37 PM

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Food that is very fine, or crafted with the intent to be pleasing to the senses, in both looks and in its presentation.

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Parpar1836
Posted: Friday, December 1, 2017 2:59:25 PM
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Such as miniature sandwiches, or exquisite little tea-cakes with pastel frosting and charming little floral designs.
georgieporgie
Posted: Friday, December 1, 2017 6:54:21 PM
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Parpar1836 wrote:
Such as miniature sandwiches, or exquisite little tea-cakes with pastel frosting and charming little floral designs.


Oh. So, not a hamburger, then? Whistle
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