View Poll Results: If you take ____ winks, you have a nap.

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    73 29.32%
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    24 9.64%
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Thread: Winks

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    #1

    Winks

    You can find the answer here.

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    #2

    Re: Winks

    somebody care to explain this idiom? i can't make sense of this.

    i got it. it's hard at first because i understand wink as closing one eye for a second. so it doesn't make any sense since nap/sleep require both eyes to be closed.
    Last edited by rollerkoster; 22-Mar-2012 at 11:54. Reason: got it

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