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What does phrase mean: "he stood me up"?



 
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What does phrase mean: "he stood me up"? #1 (permalink) Wed Jun 13, 2007 22:57 pm   What does phrase mean: "he stood me up"?
 

English Idioms and Expressions, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #18 "Common English Idioms", question 3

I am so mad at my boyfriend. We were supposed to have a date last night at the park but he stood me up.

(a) didn't come
(b) forgot
(c) took me somewhere else
(d) pretended he didn't know

English Idioms and Expressions, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #18 "Common English Idioms", answer 3

I am so mad at my boyfriend. We were supposed to have a date last night at the park but he didn't come.

Correct answer: (a) didn't come
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What does phrase mean: "he stood me up"? #2 (permalink) Thu Jun 14, 2007 7:55 am   What does phrase mean: "he stood me up"?
 

Hi,

This means that he said he would come on the date but he didn't arrive and so I was on my own.

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