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    What is the meaning of run a corner?

    For example: they couldn't run a corner shop.

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    Default Re: Run a corner

    Quote Originally Posted by pizza View Post
    What is the meaning of run a corner?

    For example: they couldn't run a corner shop.
    It's not 'run a corner'; it's 'run a (corner) shop'.

    A 'corner shop' is a small, local shop, situated on a street corner. If you have not the skills necessary to run one of those, then you have practically no management skills at all.

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    Excellent. Thanks.

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