Do you know the English expression “to be a tough cookie“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Zoe: How is your brother? I heard he lost his job and lost his house.
Andrew: Oh he’s fine. He has many problems but he’s a tough cookie. He’s already looking for a new job and he’s staying with our parents while he looks for a new house.
Does it mean:
a) to be strong
b) to be rude
c) to be tough towards other people
d) to be poor
The answer is below! ↓
Answer: a) to be strong