Do you know the English expression “to pull the wool over (someone’s) eyes“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Sandra: My son told me that he had done all his summer homework, but his teacher called me today and said that he hadn’t done anything!
Anna: I don’t think he expected the teacher to call you. He thought he could pull the wool over your eyes!
Does it mean:
a) put wool in someone’s eyes
b) blind someone
c) do something when the other person isn’t looking
d) deceive someone
The answer is below!↓
Answer: d) deceive someone