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Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom)



 
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Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom) #1 (permalink) Sat May 21, 2011 10:26 am   Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom)
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #251 "Modal Verbs (3)", question 4

We've worked long and hard today. ......... we call it a day?

(a) Must have
(b) Should have
(c) Shall
(d) Could have

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #251 "Modal Verbs (3)", answer 4

We've worked long and hard today. Shall we call it a day?

Correct answer: (c) Shall

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what does the second sentence mean? to call it a day?
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Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom) #2 (permalink) Sat May 21, 2011 10:39 am   Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom)
 

Hi Saneta,

It's a common way of saying: Let's stop now.

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Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom) #3 (permalink) Sat May 21, 2011 10:43 am   Shall we call it a day? (meaning of this idiom)
 

It means to stop working for that particular day.
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