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What's the meaning of blow me down?



 
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What's the meaning of blow me down? #1 (permalink) Sat Jan 05, 2008 9:00 am   What's the meaning of blow me down?
 

Business Idiom in English, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #136 "How to make exclamations", question 8

Well blow me down! I just can't believe I've actually ......... my exam.

(a) succeeded
(b) passed
(c) caught
(d) tackled

Business Idiom in English, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #136 "How to make exclamations", answer 8

Well blow me down! I just can't believe I've actually passed my exam.

Correct answer: (b) passed
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What's the meaning of blow me down? #2 (permalink) Sat Jan 05, 2008 12:30 pm   What's the meaning of blow me down?
 

Hi,

This is an expression you use when you express great surprise at something you have been told and you find it difficult to believe. A similar expression is: You could knock me down with a feather!

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