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dead even #1 (permalink) Thu Dec 30, 2010 21:24 pm   dead even
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #330 "English Slang Idioms (51)", question 5

It was a very exciting game. The Superbowl was in the fourth quarter and both teams were dead ..........

(a) even
(b) meat
(c) heat
(d) gone

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #330 "English Slang Idioms (51)", answer 5

It was a very exciting game. The Superbowl was in the fourth quarter and both teams were dead even.

Correct answer: (a) even
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The Superbowl was in the fourth quarter and both teams were dead even.
When teams are dead even, they are exactly on the same stage or moving at exactly the same.
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dead even #2 (permalink) Mon Jan 03, 2011 11:38 am   dead even
 

No. They had the same score. It was a tie.
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dead even #3 (permalink) Mon Jan 03, 2011 12:19 pm   dead even
 

Thanks Mister Micawber,
I see.
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