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Post by Stevenloan » Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:57 am

Hi everybody! I'm walking on a street and a man is walking in front of me, a part of a dollar bill in his back pocket is exposing. I'm afraid that a bad person will pickpocket him so is it correct to use the following sentence in this situation?

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"Excuse me! Your money in the back pocket is exposing"

Thanks a lot!

StevenLoan
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Post by tony h » Wed Jan 17, 2018 4:38 pm

In England you shouldn't use exposing, use showing.
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Post by Ken Greenwald » Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:47 pm

In the USA I would say 'exposed' or showing.
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Post by Erik_Kowal » Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:36 pm

And "The money in your back pocket..."
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Post by Stevenloan » Thu Jan 18, 2018 5:39 am

tony h, Ken and Erik : Thank you all very much for your answers. They really help.
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Post by tony h » Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:40 am

Erik_Kowal wrote:
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:36 pm
And "The money in your back pocket..."
Good point.
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