Do you know the English expression “to fall on deaf ears“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Paula: Did you warn your son that if he didn’t study he wouldn’t get into college?
Bill: Yes, I did. But my warning fell on deaf ears.
Does it mean:
a) to be ignored
b) to stop listening to something
c) to hit someone on the ear
d) to have difficulty hearing
The answer is below!↓
Answer: a) to be ignored