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Smart Cookie

Are you a smart cookie?
Clever people who are good at dealing with problems can be referred to as
smart cookies. Here are two examples that demonstrate the use of this American idiom:

Angela is a quick-thinker and an excellent problem-solver - she’s a real
smart cookie!
Silvio can solve our financial problems. He’s a
smart cookie, isn’t he?

If you’d like to learn more about the expression
smart cookie, practise your English and pick up some smart-cookie tips on how to save money, have a look at the smart cookies website. It was created by a group of smart cookies, five Canadian women who turned their lives around and freed themselves from debt.

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