Do you know the English expression “to go from rags to riches“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Sue: I love that singer. She had a hard life for many years, but now she is very successful.
Marcy: I heard she went from rags to riches within five years. Amazing!
Does it mean:
a) to go from being a bad singer to a good singer
b) to go from being poor to being rich
c) to wear rags even though you are rich
d) to pretend one is rich
The answer is below!↓
Answer: b) to go from being poor to being rich