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être sur les genoux is to be exhausted

être sur les genoux is to be exhausted

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What does the French expression être sur les genoux mean? How is it used in a sentence?

être sur les genoux – to be on the knees. être sur les genoux means ‘to be really tired, to be exhausted.’

  • « Nous venons de finir un grand ménage, et nous sommes sur les genoux. »
  • “ We just finished a big cleaning and we are exhausted.”

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