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Idioms Test Taking

1. A patient was in a motor vehicle accident. He suffered multiple injuries. His wife says, “Oh, he is in bad
     shape. What can I do for him?" What does this idiom mean?

A. healthy again

B. not in a good situation

C. dead

D. feeling very, very bad




This material is based upon work supported by the Nursing, Allied Health and Other Health-related Educational Grant Program, a grant program funded with proceeds of the State’s Tobacco Lawsuit Settlement and administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.