Quiz: For Non-English Native Speakers Only For Non-English native speakers only. Explain the philosophy behind the American phrase: I would rather have 4 quarters than 100 pennies.
Mar 11, 2014 2:40 AM
Answers · 6
I think that it has the following meaning: it is better to have 4 close friends (1 quarter = 25 pennies) instead of 100 nominal friends
March 11, 2014
same as "being a cleaner in London is better than being a mayor of Dublin"
March 12, 2014
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