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    make it a block

    Posted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 5:22 am Post subject: make it a block

    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/elderly-...heir-car-away/

    Dear Sir,

    The following is from the article on the above webpage.

    "They’re like America’s grandparents. I saw my grandparents in them,” Jim said. “And I made it a block before I pulled over and called the bank. And I asked them if I could pay off the past due amount.”

    What does "make it a block" mean?

    Thanks!

    Jason

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    Re: make it a block

    I succeeded in driving one block (the distance between two crossroads in American cities) more.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 09-Jan-2017 at 15:30. Reason: Fixed typo

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