go through the motions of something

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go through the motions of something

Postby sethmurphy » Wed Oct 27, 2010 12:11 pm

Does "Going through the motions of something" have a similar or the same meaning with "Doing it perfunctorily"?

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Re: go through the motions of something

Postby Josef » Wed Oct 27, 2010 12:18 pm

Yes.


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