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The members of the committee concluded in the end #1 (permalink) Sun May 01, 2005 15:50 pm   The members of the committee concluded in the end
 

Test No. errors/advan-7 "At the Meeting", question 1

The members of the committee conduced in the end that the topic under discussion should be postponed until further notice.

(a) members
(b) conduced
(c) topic
(d) be postponed

Test No. errors/advan-7 "At the Meeting", answer 1

The members of the committee concluded in the end that the topic under discussion should be postponed until further notice.

Correct entry: concluded
The error was: (b) conduced
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The members of the committee concluded in the end #3 (permalink) Tue Jul 05, 2011 8:24 am   The members of the committee concluded in the end
 

May I ask you if it's not a 'pleonasm case' here, with "concluded in the end"?
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The members of the committee concluded in the end #4 (permalink) Tue Jul 05, 2011 19:12 pm   The members of the committee concluded in the end
 

'in the end' here is akin to 'eventually' and is an indication of how long it took to reach a conclusion.
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