Toe the line

Do you know the English expression “to toe the line“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Jose: Do students in other classes have to write a report about the school for the head teacher too? Or is it just our class?

Gloria: They have to write a report too. Everyone must toe the line.

Does it mean:

a) write a report

b) touch a line

c) stand on a line

d) obey rules

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) obey rules