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    meaning

    "but beans aren't the only thing you need to grow a beanstalk.NOT BY A LONG SHOT."
    Would somebody give me a meaning for NOT BY A LONG SHOT??
    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: meaning

    Quote Originally Posted by carla guaraldi
    "but beans aren't the only thing you need to grow a beanstalk.NOT BY A LONG SHOT."
    Would somebody give me a meaning for NOT BY A LONG SHOT??
    Thanks a lot.
    very little chance, not likely.

    Do you think Iraq is a sovereign country right now?
    Oh no, not by a long shot. There is still a lot of work to be done and it will be a long and painful road to a full recovery.

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    Re: meaning

    Thanks very much, you really helped me.

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