Do you know the English expression “to pull your socks up“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Teacher: You didn’t study for the exam, did you?”
Student: No, I didn’t.
Teacher: Well, if you want to graduate you had better pull your socks up!
Does it mean:
a) wear long socks
b) pull your socks to your knees
c) study for a test
d) make an effort to improve
The answer is below!↓
Answer: d) make an effort to improve