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The game was in the bag?



 
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The game was in the bag? #1 (permalink) Tue May 04, 2010 15:52 pm   The game was in the bag?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #288 "English Slang Idioms (10)", question 6

When the soccer player kicked yet another goal near the very end of the game, he knew that the game was in the ..........

(a) bag
(b) bed
(c) sock
(d) toilet

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #288 "English Slang Idioms (10)", answer 6

When the soccer player kicked yet another goal near the very end of the game, he knew that the game was in the bag.

Correct answer: (a) bag
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The game was in the bag? #2 (permalink) Tue May 04, 2010 16:00 pm   The game was in the bag?
 

The correct expression is 'The game was in bag' just it is written in the test. Please take a look at it again.

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The game was in the bag? #3 (permalink) Wed Sep 01, 2010 10:54 am   The game was in the bag?
 

Does it mean that he knew that his team is a winner?
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