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Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again'



 
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Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again' #1 (permalink) Wed Dec 31, 2008 3:02 am   Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again'
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #368 "English Slang Idioms (89)", question 10

"Wow, I destroyed you in that game of cards. You have had your ......... handed to you again," his grandpa told him.

(a) dreams
(b) lunch
(c) fate
(d) chance

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #368 "English Slang Idioms (89)", answer 10

"Wow, I destroyed you in that game of cards. You have had your lunch handed to you again," his grandpa told him.

Correct answer: (b) lunch

Your answer was: correct
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Hi,

" Have your lunch handed to you again"---May I know what does it mean?
Zishuli
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Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again' #2 (permalink) Sat Jan 03, 2009 18:41 pm   Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again'
 

Hi Zishuli,

It means I beat you easily, wihtout any problems, completely.

I'm from the east coast of the United States. I understand this expression but we don't use it frequently here.

I hope that helps.

Matthew Balson
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Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again' #3 (permalink) Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:35 am   Meaning of 'Have your lunch handed to you again'
 

Hi Competence,

I have got it. Beat you easily....(it's in the progress of memorization now)
Thanks a lot for your help.^_*
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