I. Mang nghĩa"ở hiện trường"
=in the place being discussed, especially a place where there is a war or another serious situation
- While the politicians talk of peace, the situation on the ground remains tense.
- Minutes after the bank robbery reporters were on the ground to get the story
- We will be monitoring the situation on the ground.
- We need to have reporters on the ground to cover the revolution in real time.
II. Mang nghĩa"trên thực tế"
=Among the real, ordinary people involved in or affected by something.
- The sentiment on the ground is that the government should be prioritizing aid for its citizens instead of foreign nations.