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    jirikoo is offline Member
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    Default quick question - one idiom issue

    Hi guys,

    There is a certain English idiom that decribes a situation when someone complains to wrong person - they still weep on wrong grave(?)

    ????

    I knew it but slipped my mind. Help me crack this issue.

    Thank you

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    Default Re: quick question - one idiom issue

    All that comes to my mind is "Don't shoot the messenger."

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    Default Re: quick question - one idiom issue

    bark up the wrong tree?

    not a teacher

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    Default Re: quick question - one idiom issue

    Quote Originally Posted by tedtmc View Post
    bark up the wrong tree?

    not a teacher
    that was that, thank you

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    Default one idiom issue

    hello,

    suggest me or sort out mine problem is that right :-

    Stupid is as stupid does.

    A line from the movie Forrest Gump.

    I don't know what that means. Does it have a meaning or is it just a nonsensical phrase?

    thanks !!

    Royalty free music|stock Music|Music Cue|Sound Effect
    Last edited by BobK; 06-Aug-2008 at 22:01. Reason: URL spiked

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    Default Re: one idiom issue

    Quote Originally Posted by musiclover45 View Post
    hello,

    suggest me or sort out mine problem is that right :-

    Stupid is as stupid does.

    A line from the movie Forrest Gump.

    I don't know what that means. Does it have a meaning or is it just a nonsensical phrase?

    thanks !!

    Royalty free music|stock Music|Music Cue|Sound Effect
    http://www.usingenglish.com/forum/en...upid-does.html
    Last edited by BobK; 06-Aug-2008 at 22:00. Reason: URL spiked

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