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You had best go home early.
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  • Dejo
  • Mar 31st 2013, 05:14
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Sentence #274015

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You had best go home early.

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Dejo
Mar 31st 2013, 05:15
Translators: check out this definition of " had best".
used to suggest an action or to show that it is necessary:
You had best tell her (= it would be wise if you told her) that you won't be able to come to her party.
We'd best be going now (= we should go now).
(Definition of had best/better from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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