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Get lost! #1 (permalink) Tue Nov 02, 2010 15:17 pm   Get lost!
 

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ESL/EFL Test #477 "English Slang Idioms (219)", question 6

"I am sick of you making fun of me at school. Get .........!" Bill said to the bully.

(a) lost
(b) far
(c) ahead
(d) leeks

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #477 "English Slang Idioms (219)", answer 6

"I am sick of you making fun of me at school. Get lost!" Bill said to the bully.

Correct answer: (a) lost
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What does "get lost" mean?

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Get lost! #2 (permalink) Tue Nov 02, 2010 15:34 pm   Get lost!
 

Hi Aiken,

This is an impolite way of saying 'go away and leave me alone'.
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