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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theytalk through
he/she/ittalks through
present participletalking through
past tensetalked through
past participletalked through

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  1. 1
    talk someone through something to explain to someone in detail how something should be done

    He talked me through the whole process of sending email.

  2. 2
    talk through something to discuss a plan or a situation in a detailed way

    The president talked through all the military options.

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