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Meaning of “if I were in your shoes” in the English Dictionary

"if I were in your shoes" in British English

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if I were in your shoes

informal used when you ​want to ​tell someone what you would do in ​theirsituation: If I were in ​yourshoes, I ​think I'd write to her ​rather than ​try to ​explain over the ​phone.
(Definition of if I were in your shoes from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “if I were in your shoes”
in Chinese (Simplified) 如果我是你…
in Chinese (Traditional) 如果我是你…
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