English as a Second Language/Ambiguity

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Hello Amy,

would you please clarify my attached question ?

Thank you again

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Hello Hossein,

to stake out a position means to position oneself so that one can observe someone/something.

Here, she's trying to say that she observed the jobs of senators and presidential candidates. I'm assuming she's talking about the times when her husband was more involved in politics so she had the opportunity to observe many Senators as well as her husband  (and not only) when he ran for President.

Looking forward to more of your questions.

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Amy

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I can answer question about grammar, spelling, syntax, idioms, reading and/or writing that pertain to English as a Second Language. I am knowledgeable about both TOEFL and IELTS.

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