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Mathematics isn't his strong suit.



 
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Mathematics isn't his strong suit. #1 (permalink) Sat Sep 25, 2010 17:20 pm   Mathematics isn't his strong suit.
 

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ESL/EFL Test #282 "English Slang Idioms (4)", question 6

I am good at science and English, but mathematics is definitely not my strong ..........

(a) suit
(b) arm
(c) bond
(d) hold

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #282 "English Slang Idioms (4)", answer 6

I am good at science and English, but mathematics is definitely not my strong suit.

Correct answer: (a) suit
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Mathematics isn't his strong suit.
It means that he doesn't excel in mathematics.
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Mathematics isn't his strong suit. #2 (permalink) Wed Oct 17, 2012 13:26 pm   Mathematics isn't his strong suit.
 

be sb's strong suit = to be a subject that sb knows about lot.
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