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Different strokes for different folks #1 (permalink) Tue Jan 04, 2011 11:52 am   Different strokes for different folks
 

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ESL/EFL Test #332 "English Slang Idioms (53)", question 10

He didn't like how his neighbors had decorated their house. The colors were ugly, but "Different ......... for different folks," he thought.

(a) cloaks
(b) jokes
(c) strokes
(d) yokes

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #332 "English Slang Idioms (53)", answer 10

He didn't like how his neighbors had decorated their house. The colors were ugly, but "Different strokes for different folks," he thought.

Correct answer: (c) strokes
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"Different folks for different folks" ="Different ropes for different folks" (USA) =means different people do things in different ways that suit them.

Hungarian say: So many hoses, so many customs.
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Different strokes for different folks #2 (permalink) Tue Jan 04, 2011 11:54 am   Different strokes for different folks
 

Correction:Hungarian say: So many houses, so many customs.
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