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He did a real snow job on my daughter.
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Sentence #285443

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He did a real snow job on my daughter.

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  1. Jan 31st 2012, 08:04
    I wonder how common the expression "to do a snow job on somebody" actually is. I know what it means, but only after looking it up here http://www.urbandictionary.com/...rm=snow%20job. Would a native speaker outside the US please comment ?
    I'm asking because I feel very strongly about advanced learners of a foreign language embarrassing themselves by proudly bombarding natives speakers with phrases which only exist in dictionaries, not in natural conversation.
  2. Jan 31st 2012, 10:58
    Well I only adopted it. Feel free to change it
  3. Jan 31st 2012, 11:17
    @PeterR
    actually, if you look at the tags, this has been "OK"'d by CK, who is a native US speaker.
  4. Jan 31st 2012, 11:37
    here "to do a snow job" can be considered like "to deceive", right?
  5. Feb 4th 2012, 17:13
    Sacredceltic, that "ok" by CK doesn't really answer my question, which was: Is this expression commonly used by native speakers outside the US. I have a sneaking feeling it isn't.

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