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the oldest trick in the book

a way of ​tricking someone that is still ​effectivealthough it has been used a lot before: It was the ​oldesttrick in the ​book - one man ​distracted me while another ​stole my ​wallet.
(Definition of the oldest trick in the book from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the oldest trick in the book”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一种老套但仍然有效的骗人把戏…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一種老套但仍然有效的騙人把戲…
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