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Autor:  Karol
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Data:  23/FEV/2006 8:09 PM
Assunto:  Close, but no cigar
 
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Close, but no cigar


An attempt to break the world record for 'Most People Wearing Groucho Marx Glasses' in one place falls short. (February 23)

What does "CLOSE, BUT NO CIGAR" mean? I didn't get it.

 

Thx!


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Close, but no cigar  –  Karol  23/FEV/2006, 8:09 PM
Close, but no cigar  –  Rodolfo  23/FEV/2006, 8:46 PM
Rodolfo/Close, but no cigar  –  Dale/RS  23/FEV/2006, 9:33 PM
Dale/Close, but no cigar  –  Rodolfo  24/FEV/2006, 9:40 AM
Close, but no cigar  –  Tiago T.  23/FEV/2006, 9:50 PM
T/Close, but no cigar  –  Dale/RS  24/FEV/2006, 6:46 AM

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