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Test incompl/inter-323, User's Answer 2 #1 (permalink) Sat Feb 12, 2011 10:44 am   Test incompl/inter-323, User's Answer 2
 

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ESL/EFL Test #323 "English Slang Idioms (44)", question 2

"There's going to be a real ......... in the henhouse now. Teresa hired a very attractive guy to work here!" Lynn said to Glenda.

(a) fox
(b) chick
(c) cock
(d) chicken

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #323 "English Slang Idioms (44)", answer 2

"There's going to be a real cock in the henhouse now. Teresa hired a very attractive guy to work here!" Lynn said to Glenda.

Correct answer: (c) cock

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...be a real cock in the henhouse...= Does it mean there is a male in an all-female environment ?
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Test incompl/inter-323, User's Answer 2 #2 (permalink) Sat Feb 12, 2011 10:46 am   Test incompl/inter-323, User's Answer 2
 

Having checked several sources of idiom definitions, it seems it does. I have never heard this idiom before.
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