The Dictionary of Informal, Colloquial, Slang and Idiomatic Phrases by Hakan Senturk. -A-not know one's arse from one's elbow(v)<slang><impolite> to know nothing.
e.g. Haven't you read his posts on football?! he clearly doesn't know his arse from his elbow.
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Hope this helps.
NB: I am not a teacher.