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    Dear Teachers,

    a. What’s with you guys? All of you have never been to a zoo?
    - “what’s with you guys?” here means “what’s wrong with you guys?”, right?

    b. All units attention! We have a chimp on the loose.
    - “we have a chimp on the loose” means “we have a chimp escaping”, right?

    Thanks very much

    Namsteven

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    a. What’s with you guys? All of you have never been to a zoo?
    - “what’s with you guys?” here means “what’s wrong with you guys?”, right?
    Right

    b. All units attention! We have a chimp on the loose.
    - “we have a chimp on the loose” means “we have a chimp escaping”, right?
    "On the loose" means he's already escaped and is running freely.

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