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    Post correct idioms

    between these two idioms i want to know which one correct idiom.
    1.there's no such thing as a free lunch.
    2.there's nothing such a free meal.( i get this idiom from high school )

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    #2

    Re: correct idioms

    In fact, the actual idiom is:

    There ain't no such thing as a free lunch.

    Look here: Free lunch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


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    Re: correct idioms

    Quote Originally Posted by oliviasmith View Post
    between these two idioms i want to know which one correct idiom.
    1.there's no such thing as a free lunch.

    This is the one that I know and have heard all my life, Olivia.


    2.there's nothing such as a free meal.

    ( I [get] got this idiom from high school )
    I've never heard #2.

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