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dirt poor. #1 (permalink) Mon Sep 27, 2010 10:58 am   dirt poor.
 

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ESL/EFL Test #284 "English Slang Idioms (6)", question 1

Tim Jesden can't afford that! He's ......... poor.

(a) mud
(b) sod
(c) dirt
(d) soot

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #284 "English Slang Idioms (6)", answer 1

Tim Jesden can't afford that! He's dirt poor.

Correct answer: (c) dirt

Your answer was: correct
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Test and other things #2 (permalink) Fri Nov 26, 2010 0:55 am   Test and other things
 

I did it on 25th November 2010.For the third time.
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dirt poor. #3 (permalink) Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:40 pm   dirt poor.
 

Well, I hope you got a perfect score, then!
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