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What does postpone mean? #1 (permalink) Tue Mar 16, 2010 13:37 pm   What does postpone mean?
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #80 "Company Decisions", question 3

Yesterday the project manager suddenly announced that the launch of the new promotion campaign had been ......... because of software problems.

(a) transcended
(b) created
(c) postponed
(d) founded

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #80 "Company Decisions", answer 3

Yesterday the project manager suddenly announced that the launch of the new promotion campaign had been postponed because of software problems.

Correct answer: (c) postponed

Your answer was: correct
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What does it means postponed please?
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What does postpone mean? #2 (permalink) Tue Mar 16, 2010 14:53 pm   What does postpone mean?
 

To be put off until a later date. It doesn't mean cancelled.
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What does postpone mean? #3 (permalink) Tue Mar 16, 2010 23:04 pm   What does postpone mean?
 

Thank you for your explanation dear Kitosdad. By the way, nice to meet you.
Have a nice evening.
Manny thanks.
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What does postpone mean? #4 (permalink) Wed Mar 17, 2010 5:16 am   What does postpone mean?
 

Hello Admira, nice to meet you too. :-)

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