Ways of teasing a beginner or inexperienced person—for example, by sending her for a ‘left-handed monkey wrench’: “Go get me a(n) ________.”
This question was slightly altered from the 1965–70 question.
|LEFT-HANDED MONKEY WRENCH||2|
|HAMMER FOR (POUNDING NAILS)||1|
|HEN WEIGH (ABOUT THREE LBS.)||1|
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