You are dead right! Idioms are difficult.

June 13, 2006 at 11:41 am 4 comments

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Idiom: to be dead right

Means: 100% correct

Use: to agree with people.

Circumstances: Informal. Used in meetings, discussions and general conversation

Note: the opposite of dead right can be dead wrong

Some examples:

You are dead right about his idea. It just will not work.

He is dead right. Our products are not competitive.

Your turn:

Think about situations.

(name of person) is dead right about………….. Explain why.
Think of another four examples.

You cannot be dead right all the time!

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Entry filed under: General idioms, Not too difficult.

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Cherrie  |  February 26, 2007 at 4:13 am

    Great! you are dead right about this article!

    Reply
  • 2. antonio  |  September 28, 2011 at 11:06 am

    wow this is really great

    Reply
  • 3. Peter  |  November 30, 2011 at 4:01 pm

    Its very help ful to speak like a native speajer

    Reply
  • 4. Peter  |  November 30, 2011 at 4:01 pm

    Its very help ful to speak like a native speaker

    Reply

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