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New kid on the block? #1 (permalink) Wed May 05, 2010 14:25 pm   New kid on the block?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #291 "English Slang Idioms (13)", question 4

He has no friends because he's the new kid on the ..........

(a) block
(b) bus
(c) house
(d) corner

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #291 "English Slang Idioms (13)", answer 4

He has no friends because he's the new kid on the block.

Correct answer: (a) block
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New kid on the block? #2 (permalink) Wed May 05, 2010 18:07 pm   New kid on the block?
 

No, the expression is 'he's the new kid on the block.'
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a/the new kid on the block(informal)= a person who is new to a place, an organization, etc.
-Despite his six years in politics, he was still regarded by many as the new kid on the block.
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