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Idiom of the week – String someone along

Posted by englishlessons on March 23, 2015

deceive someone about one’s plans or intentions

Examples:

The young man thought the girl liked him, but he found out she was just stringing him along when she stopped returning his calls.

We realized the investors were merely stringing us along until a better option emerged.

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