“See if you can jump over that pit and grab the ledge.”
You're watching while your friend plays a video game. You have an idea about where your friend might find a hidden key, so you make a suggestion.
See if you can jump over that pit and grab the ledge.
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To "see if" you can do something means to try to do it. After you try, you will "see" if you were successful or not. You can use "see if ___" like this:
I'm going to see if I can change my appointment to the following day.
Let's see if we can find somewhere to park.
A "pit" is a deep hole in the ground. Imagine a hole that's deeper than a person's height.
Pits don't show up in real life that often, but you can see them sometimes in T.V. shows and video games.
A "ledge" is the sharp top edge of something like a building or a rocky cliff.
When someone falls or slides off of something high up, they might "grab the ledge" to save themself.
I slipped and started to slide down the face of the mountain, but luckily I was able to grab a ledge and hold on.