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leaving loose ends #1 (permalink) Tue Oct 26, 2010 9:04 am   leaving loose ends
 

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ESL/EFL Test #306 "English Slang Idioms (28)", question 8

I don't like leaving any loose ......... before going on vacation. I'm going to work overtime to make sure that everything is how it should be.

(a) ties
(b) exits
(c) ends
(d) bolts

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #306 "English Slang Idioms (28)", answer 8

I don't like leaving any loose ends before going on vacation. I'm going to work overtime to make sure that everything is how it should be.

Correct answer: (c) ends
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I don't like leaving any loose ......... before going on vacation. I'm going to work overtime to make sure that everything is how it should be.

(a) ties
(b) exits
(c) ends
(d) bolts
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leaving loose ends #2 (permalink) Tue Oct 26, 2010 9:24 am   leaving loose ends
 

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tie up the loose ends #3 (permalink) Fri Nov 19, 2010 18:21 pm   tie up the loose ends
 

Hello,

My explanation would be: I don't like leaving any loose ends before going on vacation.=
I tie up the loose ends.= I leave nothing incompletely; in disorder.

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