"Why do we say open wide or wide open instead of open widely or widely open?"
"Open wide... Now this won't hurt a bit..."
Ouch! No-one likes a visit to the dentist…
But when do we say 'open wide' and when do we say 'wide open'?
And what's the difference between 'wide' and 'widely'? Li explains.
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